Space-based tracker to give scientists a beyond-bird’s-eye-view of wildlife

Event Date: 
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 12:00pm

The International Cooperation for Animal Research Using Space, or ICARUS, will be flying closer to the sun than ever when a pair of Russian cosmonauts installs the antennae for its state-of-the-art animal tracking system on the exterior of the International Space Station on Aug. 15. The installation will be one small step for the cosmonauts and one giant leap for Yale biodiversity research.

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