Space resources program featured on National Public Radio

Colorado School of Mines' first-of-its-kind graduate program in space resources was the subject of a recent story on National Public Radio's Morning Edition. Reporter Dan Boyce spoke with Angel Abbud-Madrid, director of the Center for Space Resources ....
September 25, 2018

CBS4 Denver highlights space resources program launch

Colorado School of Mines launched a first-of-its-kind graduate program in space resources this fall, and CBS4 Denver came to campus last week to cover the story. Watch the full clip below:
September 4, 2018

Mines' energy awareness, savings program featured on KUNC

Colorado School of Mines is partnering with McKinstry to increase energy awareness and savings on campus and KUNC, Northern Colorado's public radio station, recently covered the story on air. Lauren Poole, sustainability coordinator at Mines, and ....
September 4, 2018

Bazilian interviewed by Financial Times about corporate purchasing of renewable electricity

Morgan Bazilian, executive director of the Payne Institute for Earth Resources and research professor of public policy at Colorado School of Mines, was recently featured in a Financial Times article about Facebook's plan to buy renewable energy to ....
August 28, 2018

Space resources professors discuss new evidence of lunar water with The Verge, Business Insider

A new study published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences showed definitive evidence of water ice on the Moon's surface, and multiple professors in the Space Resource Program at Colorado School of Mines were interviewed ....
August 24, 2018

Sowers interviewed by CNET about Breakthrough Starshot project

George Sowers, professor of practice in the space resources program at Colorado School of Mines, was recently featured in a CNET article about Breakthrough Starshot, an initiative that aims to send hundreds of tiny spacecraft to the Alpha Centauri ....
August 23, 2018

Abbud-Madrid talks space resources with CPR's Colorado Matters

Angel Abbud-Madrid, director of the Center for Space Resources at Colorado School of Mines, recently appeared on Colorado Public Radio's Colorado Matters to discuss space resources and the new graduate program launching at Mines this week. From the ....
August 20, 2018

M Climb documented by The Denver Post

The 2018 M Climb was held Friday, Aug. 17, and a photographer from The Denver Post was there to document the annual tradition. This year marks 110 years since Colorado School of Mines students and faculty first built the whitewashed monument on Mount ....
August 20, 2018

Abbud-Madrid discusses space resources program with Mountain West News Bureau

The space resources program launching at Colorado School of Mines this fall was the subject of a recent public radio story produced by the Mountain West News Bureau, a collaboration between Wyoming Public Media, Boise State Public Radio in Idaho, ....
August 3, 2018

Mines graduate student featured in AISES Winds of Change

Kenny Swift Bird, a doctoral student in hydrologic science and engineering at Colorado School of Mines, was profiled in the Summer 2018 issue of Winds of Change , the magazine of the American Indian Science and Engineering Society. Swift Bird, who ....
August 2, 2018

Abbud-Madrid discusses liquid water on Mars with Science Friday

Angel Abbud-Madrid, director of the Center for Space Resources at Colorado School of Mines, recently appeared on Science Friday to discuss the discovery of liquid water under the Martian surface. From the story: Researchers have been scouring Mars ....
August 1, 2018

Abbud-Madrid, Mines space resources program profiled by Westword

Angel Abbud-Madrid, director of the Center for Space Resources at Colorado School of Mines, was recently profiled by Denver alt-weekly Westword for a feature about the university's new graduate program in space resources. Fellow Mines faculty member ....
July 25, 2018