What is Sucrase?
Sucrase is an alternative to Babel that allows super-fast development builds. Instead of compiling a large range of JS features down to ES5, Sucrase assumes that you're targeting a modern JS runtime (e.g. Node.js 8 or latest Chrome) and focuses on compiling non-standard language extensions: JSX, TypeScript, and Flow.
Sucrase is an open source tool with 3K GitHub stars and 75 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Sucrase's open source repository on GitHub
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Babel will turn your ES6+ code into ES5 friendly code, so you can start using it right now without waiting for browser support.
It is a safer way to build robust front-end web applications. With it, typos and type-errors are immediately caught and shown to you in your editor, without even needing to compile your code. Refactor any field or method with ease, with the confidence that if you mess it up the editor will tell you immediately
This allows applications and libraries originally designed to run as standard executables to be integrated into client side web applications.