Former Space Shuttle Commander Steve Lindsey, now vice president of space exploration systems at Sierra Nevada, introduces LIFE, or large inflatable fabric environment, a habitat module the company hopes will be selected to be part of NASA's modular Gateway spacecraft that will orbit Earth's moon, on April 2, 2019, in Louisville, Colorado. The prototype, one of five modules being considered for Gateway, will soon be sent to Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, for testing. (Marvin Anani, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Astronaut LIFE: Colorado’s Sierra Nevada preps an inflatable space house for NASA testing

Louisville Space Systems division designed module that could be part of Gateway spacecraft planned to orbit the moon

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U.S. water chief praises Colorado River deal, but she also sees challenges

The river supplies 40 million people in Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming as well as a $5 billion-a-year agricultural industry

Colorado may try to import prescription drugs from more countries than just Canada

The idea is one of several lawmakers are drafting, as Gov. Jared Polis’ administration signals a new campaign to fight rising pharmaceutical costs

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A Colorado avalanche instructor’s survey of backcountry skiers’ preparedness had “shocking” results

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