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The Jet Stream

Special | 52m 13s

Zachary Handlos, Research Associate in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at UW-Madison, explains how the jet stream works and its importance in the development and motion of weather systems. Handlos discusses how the jet stream was first discovered and the role UW-Madison played in the invention of the first weather satellite.

Aired: 06/28/16

Rating: TV-G

Video has closed captioning.

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