© Cornelia Klein

Mesoscopic Convective Systems (MCS), as in so-called ‘superstorms’, occur on earth primarily in tropical and moderate regions of Africa, Australia, Asia, and America. They leave a trail of destruction and claim human lives. Austrian scientists have developed a system that can issue early warnings for these storms.

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Author profile picture Petra Wiesmayer is a journalist and author who has conducted countless interviews with high-profile individuals and researched and written general entertainment, motorsports, and science articles for international publications. She is fascinated by technology that could shape the future of mankind and enjoys reading and writing about it.As an avid science fiction fan she is fascinated by technology that could shape the future of mankind and enjoys reading and writing about it.