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Smart Umbrellas 'Could Collect Rain Data'

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

- 1509 days ago -
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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Ivana Brekalo (60)
Saturday May 3, 2014, 10:32 pm
interesting article.Thanks!

James Merit (144)
Saturday May 3, 2014, 11:24 pm
Ty for post!

. (0)
Sunday May 4, 2014, 1:32 am
Quite interesting :-)

Past Member (0)
Sunday May 4, 2014, 6:50 am
Pretty impressive! Thanks

Clare M (80)
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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