Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering

  1. August 15, 2023

    U-M gets $9.7M to help forecast harmful space weather

    NASA is providing $9.7 million to establish a Space Weather Center of Excellence at the University of Michigan, tasked with developing better space weather forecasts.

  2. December 8, 2022

    Regents Roundup — December 2022

    Other items approved by the Board of Regents at its Dec. 8 meeting.

  3. September 16, 2021

    Professor behind weather data tools wins U-M innovation award

    Perry Samson has been named this year’s Distinguished University Innovator for developing a series of pioneering learning and weather-related tools and technologies and launching companies around them that serve millions.

  4. March 31, 2020

    U-M leads $62M ‘largest radio telescope in space’ mission

    A new $62.6 million NASA mission led by U-M aims to provide better information on how the sun’s radiation affects the space environment that our spacecraft and astronauts travel through.

  5. September 3, 2019

    Making a difference around the world

    Many U-M students spent their summer engaged in communities nearby and across the globe, creating unforgettable memories and making a difference through service and research.

  6. May 16, 2018

    Europa’s plumes: New evidence from an old mission

    U-M researchers have found the strongest evidence yet to suggest that Europa, a moon of Jupiter, has plumes ejecting water from its subsurface into space.

  7. November 11, 2016

    Hurricane-tracking satellite fleet readies for launch

    Launch is fast approaching for a $151 million NASA satellite mission led by U-M that will help improve forecasts of hurricane track, intensity and storm surge.

  8. October 19, 2015

    Antarctic researchers study climate change where penguins roam

    For a team of U-M researchers studying ancient glacial ice core samples from Antarctica, the frozen continent is a cold, quiet and fascinating place to work.