Phelps County News

MU Extension Phelps County launches practical topics series during social distancing

‘Building skills is more rewarding than streaming another show,’ says county engagement specialist Rachel Buenemann about subscribing for the Extension Center’s Phelps County Fall Series. ‘Each week from October to December topic experts throughout the state will log-in to teach practical skills relevant to Phelps County residents.’

Missouri S&T prepares engineers for a future in space mining

 The moon, other planets – even asteroids – may hold promise as future sources of resources such as water, hydrogen, methane, and base and precious metals. Researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology hold a wealth of expertise in natural resource exploration and extraction as well as in critical and strategic minerals, so the university stands at the forefront of space resource exploration.