Speeding into the future

Speeding into the future

A Colorado School of Mines team of 14 undergraduate students has advanced to the final competition weekend in SpaceX’s Hyperloop Pod Competition II in California later this summer. Team DiggerLoop is made up of Mines seniors who are taking part in the competition for...

14 Facts About Geophysics Field Camp

1. Field camp isn’t for Mines students only. Thirty students from Imperial College, London, joined 30 Mines geophysics students for field camp in 2012. Together they collected data with the goal of characterizing the geothermal system of the Pagosa Springs,...

Connecting the Pine Beetle Dots

Forests across the Mountain West have gone orange and faded to gray. Since about the turn of the millennium, the mountain pine beetle’s appetite for lodgepole pine has killed off some four million acres of trees in Colorado and Wyoming alone. That the larvae of an...