The Los Angeles Police Department has acquired some eyes in the sky. On Friday, the department announced that it had acquired two "unmanned aerial vehicles" as gifts from the Seattle Police Department.
In less than a minute, this gadget turns a paper airplane into a drone that can be controlled with your smartphone. The PowerUp 3.0 is a miniature propeller, rudder and engine that will carry your paper
When Typhoon Rammasun swept through the South China Sea in July, a tiny ship was trapped in its path. The deadly storm whipped up waves over 10 meters high and winds approaching 200 miles per hour. Any
If you think drones are cool, our skies are about to get a lot more high-tech. Researchers are developing robotic birds and bees -- and they might take flight soon. This isn’t what your parents had in
From scenic desert landscapes to hundreds of feet above the ocean, drones enable photographers to reach new heights to film both exotic and familiar locations from a new perspective. We've collected the
Drones seems to be everywhere now, even in the sports world. Check out the one that just invaded a soccer match between Serbia and Albania — and sparked a riot. If you look at, it seems more like a toy.
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10 Uses of Drones in Higher Education from Vala Afshar The commercial and private use of drones is soaring. The devices are capturing news video, assisting farmers, filming movies, delivering packages,
To those used to their skies being relatively blue and quiet, drones are something of a pox. It seems, though, that pilots are especially concerned. A report from the UK's Airprox Board, which examines
China's has unveiled a new laser system to shoot down small, low-flying drones. On Sunday, scientists at the China Academy of Engineering Physics announced they had perfected a laser that shot down drones
As a recent South Park episode suggests, Parrot and DJI are the two most recognizable names in the consumer drone market right now, but they are about to face a new contender. Merely three months ago,
Unlicensed drones controlled by members of the public are being used to harass people, police chiefs have warned. They further warn the technology is being used in protected airspace. Addressing the House
Bacteria can be genetically engineered to become onboard sensors. Drones—especially autonomous ones—can sometimes creep people out because it seems like they have minds of their own. But a new, NASA-backed
Scott “LB” Williams, Director General, Reserve Protection Agency It’s a war zone at this point. The value of a rhino horn is worth more than 10 times the value of the rhino alive. Poachers are coming They’re
Facebook's on the prowl for engineers to help build drones that will deliver wireless Internet coverage. Facebook is aggressively working to expand a team to build drones and other aircraft, according
The Federal Aviation Administration's forthcoming drone rules might require all operators to have a license and limit flights to daylight hours, according to a new report in The Wall Street Journal, which