Experts are testing the first commercial-scale prototype of a device that uses slow-moving river and ocean currents to generate electricity.
At a remote climate change research outpost, engineer Brie Van Dam, BS ’07, helps track the planet’s vital signs.
More than 700 miles of shoreline in lakes Huron and Michigan are potentially vulnerable to oil spills if the pipeline beneath the Straits of Mackinac ruptures.
As the Earth’s climate changes, experts explore provocative interventions and ask: Can we geoengineer our way out of a looming crisis?
New smartphone app and digital tools will help manage, navigate Flint water crisis.
As late bloomers go, the American agave at U-M’s Matthaei Botanical Gardens was peerless. At age 80, the plant gained rockstar status, only to perish soon after. Or did it?