Sandia collects more precise weather, climate data with help from unmanned aerial system ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Last week, researchers at Sandia National Laboratories flew a tethered balloon and an unmanned aerial system, colloquially known as a drone, together for the first time to get Arctic atmospheric temperatures with better location control than ever before. In […]
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Balloons and drones and clouds; oh, my!
August 14, 2017 – 8:05 am
By Mollie Rappe | Posted in Energy / Environment / Water | Also tagged arctic, atmospheric, atmospheric radiation measurement, climate modeling, climate science, clouds, distributed temperature sensor, Oliktok Point, UAS, weather balloon | Comments Off on Balloons and drones and clouds; oh, my!