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BepiColombo approaching Mercury. Credit: European Space Agency

U-M researchers to help unravel Mercury, solar system mysteries

In ESA's BepiColombo mission, an examination of the particles in Mercury's upper atmosphere will shed light on what the planet is made of. | Medium Read

On-Ramp to a Driverless Future

Vox November 12, 2018
This is the most important moral question about self-driving cars
EECS-CSE professor Benjamin Kuipers discusses self-driving cars' decision-making process with Vox.
National Public Radio November 15, 2018
‘Pee-Cycling’ To Create A Sustainable Source Of Fertilizer
CEE professor Nancy Love discusses sustainability and pee-cycling as a fertilizer.
Associated Press November 13, 2018
Scientists: Wind, drought worsen fires, not bad management
CLaSP professor Jonathan Overpeck discusses the California wild fires and how climate change is worsening the disaster.
Eurekalert! November 9, 2018
A stellar achievement: Magnetized space winds in the laboratory
The international team that includes Prof. Louise Willingale is investigating the role of intense magnetic fields dragged by high-speed plasmas through astrophysical environments. HERCULES was used in the experiments.