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“Weather”

Oct 7, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
A contraption that's linked to a sensor-packed tower picks up variations in wind, rain, temperature and light to produce live streaming music 24 hours a day. Continue reading →
Jul 15, 2014 12:54 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
A network of individual modules sense the weather near you and sends hyper-local conditions to your phone. Continue reading →
Jul 9, 2014 02:56 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
It's not very, very frightening. Continue reading →
May 2, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Laser tech takes aim at problems big and small.
Feb 1, 2014 10:46 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Super Bowl viewers will get another visualization to argue about: The wind factor. Continue reading →
Jan 22, 2014 11:28 AM ET // Nic Halverson
Small electronic devices will turn plants into "plant-borgs" that will help monitor the environment. Continue reading →
Nov 10, 2011 10:00 AM ET // Alice Truong
Because rain is such a drag when biking, Uberhood has created the umbrella for your bike. The Uberhood is a foldable umbrella that is mounted on a bike's handlebars (see below). Its elongated design and aerodynamic shape help repel rain and keep wind resistance low. That means bicyclist stays dry. ...
Oct 21, 2011 10:00 AM ET // Alice Truong
  Among the Nexus's new features, one came as a surprise to at least some: There's a barometer in this phone. Barometers, instruments used to measure atmospheric pressure, are often in GPS devices and even some of the more rugged watches. So what's it doing in the phone? After scratching his head, ...
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