• Climate & Space Prof. Allison Steiner

    Prof. Steiner to receive 2020 Sarah Goddard Power Award

    Climate & Space faculty member is lauded by peers for her work. Read more »

  • New Climate & Space PhDs

    Congratulations to our new Climate & Space PhDs!

    Three CLASP graduate students earned their doctoral degrees this past fall.| Read more »

  • CYGNSS satellite in orbit

    CYGNSS mission celebrates third anniversary

    The CYGNSS hurricane-hunting mission launched on December 15, 2016. Read more »

  • Parker Solar Probe approaches sun

    Parker Solar Probe: ‘We’re missing something fundamental about the sun’

    First data holds clues to a decades-old mystery, and major implications for space weather prediction Read more »

  • photo of Earth from moon

    Universities’ crucial role in our spacefaring future

    To ensure that our species endures, we must advance space-based technologies and break our interdisciplinary boundaries. Read more »

The Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering Department combines scientific and technological excellence and leadership to explore the Sun, the Earth, our solar system, and the space beyond. We use observations, modeling, and theory to discover and explain phenomena that define our place in the universe, and address the pressing problems associated with global change. As part of the University of Michigan College of Engineering, we inspire our students to develop as intellectually curious, engaged citizens and use our knowledge to inform the public, stakeholders, and policy makers. ​