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CU-Boulder Article - Tempest UAS

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), often called drones, serve an expanding number of recreational, commercial, military and scientific uses. Researches at CU-Boulder developed a UAS called "Tempest" that's meant for tough duty - flying into the heart of extreme storms called supercells to access them in all Their fury. Battery-powered and auto-piloted, the Tempest can measure tempeture relative humidity, wind speed and atmospheric pressure - and may one day help identify emerging tornadoes.

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