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Smart Umbrellas 'Could Collect Rain Data'


Science & Tech  (tags: technology, environment, science, weather, rain )

Ray
- 135 days ago - bbc.co.uk
How would you fancy being a mobile weather station?, Rolf Hut, from Delft University of Technology in The Netherlands, plans to turn our umbrellas into rain gauges.



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Comments

Ivana Brekalo (67)
Saturday May 3, 2014, 10:32 pm
interesting article.Thanks!
 

LMj Sunshine (126)
Saturday May 3, 2014, 11:24 pm
Ty for post!
 

John W. (31)
Sunday May 4, 2014, 1:32 am
Quite interesting :-)
 

Natasha Salgado (520)
Sunday May 4, 2014, 6:50 am
Pretty impressive! Thanks
 

Clare M. (75)
Sunday May 4, 2014, 6:03 pm
As long as my umbrella keeps me dry and does not blow inside out when windy I am happy. If they can combine that and keep the umbrellas cheap enough then it could be a winner.
 
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