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WHAT’S THE DEAL?

Oklahoma Road Trip: Doppler

  • Aired: 01/16/2017
  • 03:36
  • Rating: NR
Weather guys have it, planes have it, the police have it, even cars have it now… It’s radar! But how does it work? We’ll discuss the behavior of electromagnetic waves and how they can be used to determine the distance, direction, and speed of an object. It’s the Doppler Effect!
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Doppler radars are a big deal in tornado alley, but the science behind them is everywhere!
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