Beijing, August 4 (Xinhua)-The following is a summary of science and technology news published in China.
Prediction by lightning
Chinese researchers have used lightning data to improve the accuracy of short-term forecasts of convective rainfall.
In order to obtain reliable lightning location data and facilitate the application of lightning in improving short-term and imminent precipitation forecasts, researchers at the Institute of Atmospheric Physics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences conduct field campaigns in a row during the warmer months. And learned the characteristics of high-impact meteorological system patterns in Beijing and its surrounding areas.
Commercial carrier rocket
The flight test of the third Hyperbola-1 commercial rocket failed.
Anomalous performance was confirmed during the flight of a rocket launched from the Kyusen Satellite Launch Center in northwestern China at 3:39 pm (Beijing time) on Tuesday.