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How radar works

What radar is and how it works, including doppler radar and how to hide from military radar.

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Radar, Police

RADAR speed detectors bounce microwave radiation off of moving vehicles and detect the reflected waves.

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The Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM)

Basic information on this mission to map our planet's surface using radar imaging.

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How Radar Works

A brief description of how Radar works from Marshall Brain's HowStuffWorks.com.

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Weather radar

A quick introduction to the use of radar for weather forecasting.

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Online Guides to Remote Sensing

A resource aimed at detailing how radars and satellites are used in weather surveys.

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Microwaves

Info on microwaves. While there are some radar bands from 1,300 to 1,600 MHz, most microwave applications fall in the range 3,000 to 30,000 MHz (3-30 GHz).

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How a US Spy Plane Works

Facts & a brief description of how a U. S. Spy Plane works from HowStuffWorks.com. Links to many related topics e.g How Radar works.

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Luis Walter Alvarez

Luis Walter Alvarez (1911 - 1988) during the war (at M.I.T.) was responsible for three important radar systems - the microwave early warning system, the Eagle high altitude bombing system, and a ...

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