The Colorado School of Mines “M” is visible far beyond Golden in the Denver metro area, but did you know there are 1,653 LED light bulbs illuminating the mountainside emblem And that it takes five 55
Peter Aaen is the new head of the Electrical Engineering Department at Colorado School of Mines. He joins Mines from the University of Surrey (UK), where he served as a reader – the British equivalent
Drilling a single oil or natural gas well with hydraulic fracturing requires between 1.5 to 16 million gallons of water. When the well starts flowing, the fluid that is brought back to the surface
What does a lunar test bed look like? For many of us, probably a bit like a great big sandbox — if that sandbox were filled not with play sand but finely ground basaltic cinders meant to simulate the
The Colorado Classic , a four-stage women’s pro road cycling race, and Colorado School of Mines, are joining forces to celebrate trailblazing women, athletes, and engineers as a part of the climb to
Jemison blasted into orbit aboard the space shuttle Endeavour, September 12, 1992. Now, founder and president of two technology companies, the space flight was just one of a series of accomplishments
Students in the new Advanced Energy Systems graduate program at Colorado School of Mines and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory will have access to summer research opportunities, student-run
On Friday, June 14, Adam Savage – of MythBusters fame – will premiere his new show, "Savage Builds," on the Discovery Channel. The well-known TV personality, author, self-proclaimed obsessive maker of
GE Girls Camp is designed to encourage girls to explore the world of science, technology, engineering, math and STEM-based careers. The program started in 2011 in partnership with MIT and has since