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Solving the Sun's Burning Mystery

Michigan Engineering Associate Professor of Climate and Space Sciences Justin Kasper believes that NASA's Parker Solar Probe will reveal why the sun's surface is cooler than its outer atmosphere as it enters the zone of preferential heating boundary. June 4, 2019. # #Engineering #video #departmentofaerospaceengineering #scienceandtechnology #Science #Aerospace #SpaceScience #justinkasper ​​​​​​​​​


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Americans Reflect on Apollo 11 and the Space Program

50 years after NASA first landed on the moon, Americans continue to be more impressed with the achievements and discoveries in space, according to recent surveys. July 17, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #InstituteforSocialResearch #Government/Politics #Society #SpaceScience #Technology ​​​​​​​​


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MXL Builds CubeSats to Measure Atmospheric Plasma Bubbles

Michigan Exploration Laboratory Director James Cutler discusses the two TBEx satellites the lab developed and launched, as part of a NASA project, to study upper atmospheric plasma bubbles. August 27, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science #Technology #Environment/Sustainability #SpaceScience #ClimateSciences #Communication #JamesCutler


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Touch the Sun

U-M Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering Professor Justin Kasper speaks with Re: Engineering Radio about the protective measures that must be taken to ensure our power grid is not negatively impacted by a solar storm. July 1, 2019. #30-60mins #Engineering #podcast #CollegeofEngineering #scienceandtechnology #SpaceScience #ClimateSciences #Energy #Safety #justinkasper ​​​​​​​​​​


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Introduction to Astrophysics

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Science #Technology #AstronomyandAstrophysics #SpaceScience #Mathematics #OLLI

 10-18-2019 01:00 PM - 01-24-2020 03:00 PM ET


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Prof. Louise Willingale Creates Extreme Plasma Conditions Using High-intensity Laser Pulses

U-M Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Assistant Professor Louise Willingale utilizes laser technology to develop and test plasma in various conditions. These trials can offer insights into possible proton therapy, fusion power, and more! June 26, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #DepartmentofElectricalandComputerEngineering #scienceandtechnology #ElectricalEngineering #ComputerScience #SpaceScience #Energy #LouiseWillingale ​​​​​​​​​​


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Soot, Sulfate, Dust and the Climate — Three Ways Through the Fog

Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering professor Joyce Penner conducts research assessing the inscrutable behaviors of tiny particles from human and natural sources and their role in blocking the warming of the planet from greenhouse gases. June 12, 2019. # #Engineering #webarticle #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #EnvironmentandSustainability #EarthandEnvironmentalScience #ClimateSciences #SpaceScience #nature ​​


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Climate & Space Faculty are Editors of New Series of Volumes on Atmospheric Chemistry

U-M Climate & Space Sciences and Engineering Professors John Barker et al. are editors in a multi-volume series on atmospheric chemistry in a changing world, providing insight into societal issues of air quality, acid deposition, climate change, and more. May 16, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #webarticle #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #scienceandtechnology #EnvironmentandSustainability #ClimateSciences #SpaceScience #Chemistry #ClimateChange


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Solving the Sun’s Super-heating Mystery with Parker Solar Probe

Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering Professor Justin Kasper discusses groundbreaking research focusing on the varying temperatures on the surface and outer area of our sun. June 4, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #webarticle #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science #Aerospace #ClimateSciences #SpaceScience ​


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Why is the Pentagon interested in UFOs?

U-M Aerospace Engineering Professor Iain Boyd discusses the Pentagon's employment of new autonomy and artificial intelligence technology to sense and identify unknown objects in the atmosphere, shutting down UFO observation reports. May 17, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #departmentofaerospaceengineering #scienceandtechnology #Aerospace #Military #SpaceScience #ArtificialIntelligence #IainBoyd ​​​​​​​​​​