Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Let’s go nuclear already

By Yaroslav Mikhaylov

November 14, 2010

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The age of fossil fuels will soon be over. The doomsday predictions of all of the world’s oil wells running dry are coming to fruition. Worldwide oil production hit its peak in 2005 and has been declining since, as the world’s oi...

UMass professor develops improved biofuel processing method

By Matthew M. Robare

September 8, 2010

Filed under Science & Technology

A chemical engineer at the University of Massachusetts developed an improved method of converting wood into synthetic fuels. “We’re focused on lignocellulosic biomass,” said Assistant Professor Paul Dauenhauer. “What ...