In The Conversation, Chris Ruf explains how CYGNSS can find the source ocean microplastics and aid in future clean up.
Energy & Environment
The ocean is full of tiny plastic particles – we found a way to track them with satellites
In the news: Michigan Engineering experts June 21-25
Highlights include Vox and the New York Times.
‘Doomsday Glacier’ may be more stable than initially feared
Study sheds light on the future of the massive Thwaites Glacier.
In the news: Michigan Engineering experts June 7-11
Highlights include Newsweek and The Conversation.
Tracking ocean microplastics from space
Satellites give new insights on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, plus sources and flows of ocean microplastic.
Next-gen electric vehicle batteries: These are the questions we still need to answer
University of Michigan researchers lay out hurdles for tech that could double EV range.