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The umbrella prototype. A sensor measures raindrops hitting the umbrellas canvas, and transmits that data to a smartphone. Image credit: Rolf Hut / Delft University of Technology.

Making a Mobile Weather Station from Your Umbrella

In the future, your umbrella will not only keep you dry from rain, but also help scientists measure rainfall. It would be possible if a sensor is installed for measurement of raindrops hitting the umbrellas canvas and then the data will be transmitted to a Smartphone. Dr. Rolf Hut, from Netherlands’s Delft […]

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