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The Energy Future Needs Cleaner Batteries
“I know their approach works, because I’ve done it by hand,” says M. Stephen Enders, a 45-year industry veteran who heads the department of mining engineering at the Colorado School of Mines.
September 24, 2021
Will NASA’s Moon rover find enough of the ice it seeks?
The rover can detect very low levels of ice in the soil, under one-tenth of a per cent by weight. Because of that sensitivity, says Kevin Cannon, a planetary scientist at the Colorado School of Mines in Golden, “I think there’s a pretty good chance ....
September 22, 2021
Forget oil or water. In Iceland, well diggers seek to tap a volcano’s magma
“The technical challenges are formidable,” says Wendy Bohrson, a volcanologist at the Colorado School of Mines.
September 15, 2021