In the news: Mining the moon, filters for face masks
- Dr. Leslie Gertsch, associate professor of geological sciences and engineering, was asked by Business Insider what NASA’s discovery of water on the moon could mean for space mining and exploration. The article, published Oct. 26, is titled “The moon is sprinkled with patches of frozen water, NASA scientists discovered. Mining it may be crucial for travel to Mars and beyond.”
- Dr. Joel Burken, chair of civil, architectural and environmental engineering, was cited in a Yahoo! News article published on Oct. 27, titled “What to look for when buying a face mask filter, according to experts.