Nikita Patel follows an AWS Deep Racer in the ring at Lockheed Martin Space in Littleton, Colo., on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019. Staff and students participated in an Amazon Web Services Deep Races competition. (Chris Schneider, Special to The Colorado Sun)

How does Colorado’s Lockheed Martin keep future engineers interested in space? By asking them to design robot cars.

The Colorado aerospace industry is adapting to a talent shortage by figuring out new ways to keep the future workforce interested in the space side of STEM.

Technology Primary category in which blog post is published
Education Primary category in which blog post is published

Online learning is harder for some students, so Colorado schools are protecting grades with new policies

As Colorado school districts have replaced in-person instruction with remote learning, some are also easing up on grading policies.

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

How the closure of two Vail restaurants shows coronavirus’ domino effect on the food-service economy

Hundreds of workers and business owners in the Eagle Valley felt the pinch when Matt Morgan was forced to close Sweet Basil and Mountain Standard in Vail Village.

Business Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado’s efforts to scale up PPE production are being tangled in federal red tape, certification process

Makers of products ranging from snowboards to garments are now producing personal protective equipment in response to the coronavirus. But some say they can’t get their products into the state’s pipeline