radars

Yesterday’s Tornado Looking Like A Column Of Hellfire

Yesterday’s Tornado Looking Like A Column Of Hellfire

From the Weather Channel, this is 3D radar imagery of the tornado that shredded Tuscaloosa, Alabama. It’s scary even as CGI. (Being from the south, tornadoes are the only natural disaster I was ever taught to be afraid of.) [Twitter via TBI]

Darpa’s Urban Radar To Follow Your Car Everywhere You Go

Darpa’s Urban Radar To Follow Your Car Everywhere You Go

If they succeed, DARPA will be able to follow your car everywhere you go – even if you get into downtown Manhattan’s traffic – making movies with car chases absolutely pointless. If Steve McQueen were alive, he would be very sad today.