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U of M Bell Museum hosts NASA astronaut and Minnesota native Josh Cassada

The Bell Museum will host Dr. Josh Cassada, NASA Astronaut and Lt. Commander for the U.S. Navy, on January 14 to present “The Road from Minnesota to the Space Station and Beyond.” Cassada is a White Bear Lake native, and will be visiting White Bear Lake Area High School with the Bell Museum’s ExploraDome team to discuss his experience working for NASA, space and science.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/u-m-bell-museum-hosts-nasa-astronaut-and-minnesota-native-josh-cassada
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

U of M engineering students present largest robot show in Twin Cities

A 3D drawing robot, Towers of Hanoi solver, a Connect 4 player, and a magnet juggler, will be among more than 200 machines on display at the U of M Robot Show 2:40-4:30 p.m. Dec. 14, in McNamara Alumni Center.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/u-m-engineering-students-present-largest-robot-show-twin-cities
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

Project to develop recyclable polyurethane foam wins $10K Dow SISCA prize

A project aimed at developing polyurethane foam that can be recycled has won the Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award competition held Dec. 3 at the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment in St. Paul.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/project-develop-recyclable-polyurethane-foam-wins-10k-dow-sisca-prize
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
A forest of coniferous trees.

To Put Technology to Use for Trees

Discoveries at the U of M will help forests absorb carbon that’s warming our climate.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/put-technology-use-trees
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

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