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Jan
14
2014

Mines students tour world's largest bored tunnel project

Nineteen students, including undergraduate and graduate students from the civil, geological, mining and mechanical engineering departments of Colorado School of Mines traveled to Seattle last month to visit the largest tunnel boring machine (TBM) News
Jan
09
2014

Grad student Elena Finley finalist for Mars One project

Geology and geological engineering graduate student Elena Finley is one of 1,058 applicants still in the running for the Mars One project. The project aims to establish a permanent human settlement on Mars. Crews of four will depart every two years News
Dec
19
2013

The Road Ahead: An Interview with President M.W. Scoggins

This story appears in the Fall/Winter 2013 issue of Mines magazine. Seven years into his presidency, with plenty of milestones on record, a capital campaign in full swing, and some big changes on the horizon for Mines, we recently sat down with News
Dec
03
2013

Geothermic fuel cell research could improve oil production

Colorado Fuel Cell Center director and mechanical engineering professor Dr. Neal Sullivan and his team are testing Geothermic Fuel Cells (GFC) for a new application of solid-oxide fuel cell technology: heat generation. When placed underground within News
Nov
18
2013

Researchers converting wastewater to cleaner water

Environmental science and engineering graduate student Erin Neil is working on an independent study with civil and environmental engineering professors Dr. Tzahi Cath and Dr. Pei Xu on developing cost-effective and environmentally sound technologies News
Nov
05
2013

New 3D scanner produces mini versions of life-sized objects

Imagine a smaller version of the Blaster the Burro statue on campus with the same precision of detail. Professor Jered Dean and Dr. Douglas L. Van Bossuyt, along with three mechanical engineering graduate students from the Design Innovation and News
Oct
23
2013

Electron microscope atom probe boosts energy research

Researchers at Colorado School of Mines are discovering ways to make longer lasting lithium batteries and new ceramics for armors, windows and fuel cells. “The possibility for opening up new applications in energy are huge,” Metallurgical and News
Oct
17
2013

Haunted Physics Lab to spook Mines community Oct. 26

The Mines Society of Physics Students (SPS) will be hosting the Haunted Physics Lab Oct. 26 in Friedhoff Hall in the Green Center, 924 16th St. Doors will open at 11:30 a.m. and the event will start at noon. This family-friendly event will display News
Oct
16
2013

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Jun
20
2013

Future Help Wanted: STEM Knowledge Required

In the center of a clear plastic tub, small rocks formed a mound. With sixth graders gathered around the tub, Lyndsey Wright poured cool water over the rock mound. Next she poked small holes in a paper cup, put some blue food coloring in the bottom News

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