news    views    talk    learn    |    about    contribute     republish     crowdfunding     archives     events

How drone swarms could help protect us from tornadoes | Popular Science


curated by | May 1, 2017

Tornadoes aren’t just dangerous because of their sheer power: they’re also extremely difficult to predict. On average, weather monitors give us only 13 minutes’ notice to take cover. But mechanical engineer Jamey Jacob from Oklahoma State University hopes to extend the warning time to an hour or more. He and his team are developing rugged drones that can collect data from these violent storms.

Click here for more.

-->

Other articles on similar topics:


comments powered by Disqus


IASP 2016 (Part 2 of 3): Trik Embedded Platform
May 13, 2017

Are you planning to crowdfund your robot startup?

Need help spreading the word?

Join the Robohub crowdfunding page and increase the visibility of your campaign