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USDA announces$1 M biofuel grant

PULLMAN – Officials from the U.S. Department of Agriculture will be on the Pullman campus Thursday, April 10, to announce the nearly $1 million grant for biofuel research being conducted by WSU Regents Professor Norman G. Lewis.
 
The award is part of a $18.4 million investment into biomass research, development and demonstration projects by USDA and the U.S. Department of Energy.
 
The funded projects specifically aim to break down critical barriers to making the production of biomass more efficient and cost effective.
 
Only 21 of the 750 proposals submitted from researchers throughout the United States received funding.
 
Media are welcome to attend at 10:30 a.m. in Building No. 124, the greenhouse across the street from Ferdinand’s Ice Cream Shoppe on S. Fairlane Way.

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WSU’s nuclear reactor pool gets a new coat

The tank that holds the research nuclear reactor will soon be coated with a new, flexible epoxy lining without the reactor ever having to leave its watery home on the Pullman campus.

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WSU’s nuclear reactor pool gets a new coat

The tank that holds the research nuclear reactor will soon be coated with a new, flexible epoxy lining without the reactor ever having to leave its watery home on the Pullman campus.

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Natalie Diaz to give reading Feb. 9

Diaz’s poem, “American Arithmetic,” is featured in this year’s common reading book, “Tales of Two Americas: Stories of Inequality in a Divided Nation.” She will give a reading at 6 p.m. via YouTube Live.

How does COVID‑19 affect our household pets?

As the COVID‑19 omicron variant continues to spread, some pet owners may be wondering how the virus will affect their favorite furry friend. The fictional feline Dr. Universe discusses the topic in this recent piece.

Murdock grant funds digital infrastructure

A research team has received an MJ Murdock Charitable Trust grant to develop a market-ready wireless receiver for data communications systems.

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