Ariel Ekblaw
Researcher 
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Ariel Ekblaw brings an interdisciplinary approach to her work at CCI, bridging “extreme environments” between Earth and Space. She advises the climate change mitigation, adaptation, and geoengineering research areas for CCI. Outside CCI, she is the founder and Director of the MIT Space Exploration Initiative and leads a space architecture research portfolio. Her work aims to create new technologies and explore systems-level impact to empower humans in resource-constrained environments.