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NASA satellite offers urban carbon dioxide insights

Using data from NASA's Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2, researchers found connections between the population density of cities and how much carbon dioxide they produce per person.|Medium Read
CERES image of outgoing longwave radiation. Credit: NASA

Prof. Xianglei Huang named co-investigator on new NASA Earth Venture Continuity mission

Libera instrument will help researchers study the radiation budget at the top of the Earth’s atmosphere. |Short Read
AGU sculpture. Credit: EJ Olsen

Climate & Space students win AGU Outstanding Student Paper Awards

The Outstanding Student Presentation Awards are awarded to students for quality research in the geophysical sciences.|Short Read
U-M Climate & Space Solar Orbiter team

“It looks like the Sun!”

Impressions from the Solar Orbiter launch.|Medium Read
Artistic rendition of CYGNSS in orbit.

A passenger airplane will advance a U-Michigan-led satellite mission to understand climate

New Zealand plane fitted with receivers will validate CYGNSS data and improve interpretation.|Medium Read
Climate & Space Prof. Justin Kasper

Professor Justin Kasper to receive the 2020 Copernicus Medal

Selected for "pioneering work on the heating and acceleration of the solar corona and the solar wind."|Short Read
Climate & Space postdoctoral fellow Dr. Alex Hegedus

Climate & Space postdoctoral research fellow is first author on new paper

Congratulations, Dr. Hegedus! |Short Read
Image of Io. Credit: NASA

Professor Xianzhe Jia is co-investigator on NASA Io Volcano Observer (IVO) project

"It is a great time for Jupiter system exploration..."|Short Read
Photo of Solar Orbiter launch from Cape Canaveral. Credit: ULA

Solar Orbiter heads for the Sun

After a "thunderous launch" the spacecraft begins its two-year journey to our nearest star.|Medium Read
Image of Venus. Credit: NASA

Professor Sushil Atreya will play a key role on NASA DAVINCI+ project

The proposal was one of just four selected from a pool of over two dozen submissions. |Short Read
Artistic renders of the Solar Orbiter. Provided by the European Space Agency.

Solar Orbiter mission to track the sun’s active regions, improve space weather prediction

Latest ESA launch will be the first mission to get hi-res images of the sun’s poles |Medium Read
CLASP Faculty Awards Jan. 2020

Three CLASP faculty to receive College of Engineering awards

Awards will be presented at the Faculty Honors Dinner Dance in March. |Short Read