Researchers at Colorado State University have been experimenting with a material that kills bacteria before it becomes more powerful and deadly.
The two have found a plant-based compound that extends the lifespan of male mice. Now they want to figure out how to do the same with female mice. Eventually, they hope to help humans live healthier lives into old age.
The engineered material, about the thickness of aluminum foil, can cool an object by up to 25 degrees. And since it's so thin, it could one day be mass produced in giant rolls.
Diabetic children skied at Breckenridge recently to test out a new device that delivers insulin automatically.
Associate Professor Christina Peters presented her findings earlier this month at the annual meeting of the American Economic Association.
Colorado researchers are studying a disease that's led some parts of Central America to be called "Land of the Widows."