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NOTE MOTION BLUR Tim Marshall and Lindsay Bennett deploy tornado probes during "tornado intercept practice" near Salina, Kansas, June 3, 2009. ..The practice simulates the deployement of vehicles and instruments near a tornado; the part of the tornado is played by this pickup truck that steadily moves towards the participants at around 20 miles per hour. ..Project Vortex 2 is a two year National Science Foundation funded science mission to study tornadoes and supercell thunderstorms.
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