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September 21, 2017


September 14, 2017

Chemists discover molecular iodine in Arctic atmosphere

For the first time, scientists have measured molecular iodine in the atmosphere of the Arctic and discovered that it is being released by the Arctic's snowpack in the changing polar climate, according to research led by the University of Michigan Department of Chemistry.

September 14, 2017

Renewable energy policy: Americans support 'net energy metering'

About three out of every four Americans support hotly debated net energy metering policies, which allow residents with wind turbines and solar panels to sell excess energy back to the grid at retail rates, according to a national poll by University of Michigan researchers.

September 14, 2017

Online Teach-Out to help public understand hurricanes

A Teach-Out titled "Hurricanes: What's Next" runs Sept. 18 through Oct. 2 and will address the basics of hurricanes, forecasting, monitoring, preparation, damage and response to the powerful storms.