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CAS, ESA-developed atmospheric sounder improves severe weather forecast

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

BEIJING, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) -- Scientists have made progress in the development of a millimeter-wave atmospheric sounder that enables more effective monitoring of typhoons and other weather from space.
A statement by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) national space science center (NSSC) said the geostationary millimeter-wave atmospheric sounder demonstrator, developed by the NSSC and the European Space Agency (ESA), has passed a review.
Geostationary millimeter-wave atmospheric sounding, to be ...