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Monthly News Archives: May 2008

Thursday, May 29th, 2008

Finding new causes for polar ice sheet changes

The Antarctic ice sheet may grow thinner or thicker from natural changes in snowfall that are unrelated to long-term trends, […]

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

Mizzou Engineering student careers receive boost from rocket launching competition

Space travel isn’t just for government anymore, many enthusiasts believe. That belief helped spark a national rocket launching contest in […]

Friday, May 23rd, 2008

New MU engineering team designing against natural hazard

More than 15 major earthquakes occur throughout the world in an average year, federal statistics show. In a year that […]

Monday, May 5th, 2008

Mizzou Engineering researcher studying environmental impact of popular nanotechnology

A University of Missouri researcher has found an increasingly popular nanomaterial kills bacteria used to clean the nation’s wastewater, and […]

Sunday, May 4th, 2008

Mizzou team steering towards the hydrogen highway

The University of Missouri’s alternative energy team has undergone a transformation that may prove prophetic. After 15 years of building […]

Saturday, May 3rd, 2008

Mizzou Engineering student team designs better septic tank

A Mizzou Engineering student team is devising a new type of septic tank that would better protect the environment. About […]

Friday, May 2nd, 2008

Mizzou Engineering geotechnical team reinforces success

Geotechnical team leader Daniel Huaco cuts strips of paper to reinforce Mizzou Engineering’s winning retaining wall during a regional competition. […]

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

New Mizzou Engineering student organization on tap

Water quality will be the focus of a new Mizzou student organization now in the works. Prompted by requests from […]