July 30 virtual event highlights future lunar and deep space missions, the technologies to get there, and U-M’s research contributions to space exploration.
Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering
Apollo 15 at 50: A celebration of the all-Michigan crew’s mission and the future of space exploration
Apollo 15 — 50th anniversary
The all U-M crew was the U.S. Apollo program’s fourth lunar landing, and the first to use the Lunar Roving Vehicle.
Tracking ocean microplastics from space
Satellites give new insights on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, plus sources and flows of ocean microplastic.
Three ways to do hands-on, remote learning
Classes pioneer home lab kits, virtual lab presence, or taking advantage of the distance with a collaborative data project.
Engineering Events: Earth Day at 50
Michigan Engineering faculty are hosting teach-ins on a range of Earth Year topics.
Polar vortex: U-M researchers explain impacts
Electric vehicles will have reduced range, and batteries won’t charge as readily. But beyond the cold Midwest, more of the globe is experiencing record highs.