For 75 years, SPRL has sent instruments skyward to help us better understand Earth, space, our sun and more.
Answers Inc. – A brief history of U-M’s Space Physics Research Laboratory
The ocean is full of tiny plastic particles – we found a way to track them with satellites
In The Conversation, Chris Ruf explains how CYGNSS can find the source ocean microplastics and aid in future clean up.
In the news: Michigan Engineering experts June 21-25
Highlights include Vox and the New York Times.
In the news: Michigan Engineering experts June 14-18
Highlights include Popular Science, CNet and Science Alert
Tracking ocean microplastics from space
Satellites give new insights on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, plus sources and flows of ocean microplastic.
In the news: Michigan Engineering experts May 24-28
Highlights include Bloomberg, New York Times and the Detroit News.