Search and Rescue

Search and rescue missions increase in northern Arizona

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities have seen a big increase in search and rescue missions in northern Arizona, driven by a surge in popularity of …

Over 100 buried in China landslide

Around 100 people are feared buried by a landslide that unleashed huge rocks and a mass of earth that crashed into their homes in southwestern China …

China

After body believed to be Grand Junction pastor found, police implore author to end treasure hunt

Provided photoParis WallaceSANTA FE, N.M. — New Mexico’s top law enforcement officer is urging the author and antiquities dealer who inspired …

Denver

The soft 3D-printed robot that could come to the rescue

Engineers at the University of California are working on a soft legged robot that can navigate difficult terrain. Its complex design has been achieved through 3D printing.<p>One possible use for the robot would be to help in search and rescue operations - perhaps in a collapsed building. Its legs can …

Robotics

Two lost hikers and their dog found via drone in Colorado; video

On Thursday, June 15 two lost hikers and their dog were found in Pike National Forest in Colorado thanks to a new tactic by the Douglas County Search …

Colorado

Why NASA Deliberately Crashes Perfectly Good Airplanes

They call it “the gantry.” This metal behemoth is a 24-story tall, red and white eight-legged structure that towers above Hampton, Virginia, and NASA …

Buzz Aldrin

Mom of Teen Missing at Sea with Friend in 2015 Showed ‘Egregious Lapse of Judgment,’ Report Concludes

Investigators with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement say the mother of one of two teen boys who disappeared during a fishing trip nearly two …

Crime

Crews rescue injured climber from Devil’s Head mountain

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. — Crews rescued an injured climber from Devil’s Head mountain in Pike National Forest on Sunday afternoon, the Douglas County …

Denver

Seven missing Fitzgerald sailors discovered dead

Navy search and rescue crews have discovered the bodies of seven missing sailors from the destroyer Fitzgerald in flooded berthing compartments, two …

War

This is the heartbreaking reason dogs are being used in the Grenfell Tower recovery mission

London Fire Brigade have confirmed that specialist search dogs have been used at Grenfell Tower following the devastating inferno which has killed 58 …

Leeds

‘Search and rescue is over’ for missing Fitzgerald sailors, 7th Fleet commander says

YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan – The Navy has ended search-and-rescue efforts after a “number of sailors” were found dead after the USS Fitzgerald …

Military

Ladysmith joins marine trail system - BC Marine Trails Network: connecting the BC coast

The Ladysmith Community Marina is creating a unique addition to British Columbia's marine trail system - a floating campsite.<p>It will become the first …

Canada

Another Malaysian air scare: Air force plane goes missing; Search and rescue operation launched

A Malaysian air force plane has gone missing near the Pahang-Terengganu border after it lost contact with the air base around 11:30 am local time, …

Military

London tower block fire: Everything we know so far as 17 confirmed dead one day after devastating inferno

Death toll of massive blaze could reach more than 100 as emergency services say they don't expect to find any more survivors.<p>Seventeen people are …

London Ambulance Service

This versatile robot does the wave

Robots

Kenya: At least 10 missing after Nairobi building collapses

Witnesses and officials in Kenya say an eight-story building has collapsed in a low-income area of Nairobi.<p>Nairobi Police Chief Japheth Koome Tuesday …

Uhuru Kenyatta

Hope dwindling in search for missing plane, couple in B.C.

Air crews have been battling turbulent skies and rough weather, as the desperate search for a missing couple — whose plane disappeared in …

Canadian News

Climate change forces cancellation of Arctic climate change study

The first leg of an Arctic climate change study in the Hudson Bay is being canceled — because climate change has made sea ice conditions too perilous …

Climate Change

Scientists are creating drones that fly in sync with each other

Engineers at University of Pennsylvania are developing drones called ‘SWARMS’ that can autonomously coordinate with each other using infrared cameras around the room. The team is building off this technology to create autonomous drones that uses its onboard sensors to perform labor intensive tasks, …

Drones

Search for missing aircraft in B.C. resumes, declared 'major' search and rescue effort

A search headquarters has been established in Kelowna to help locate 2 people missing since Thursday<p>The search for a missing aircraft in central B.C. …

Aviation

Search and rescue operation underway after small aircraft goes missing in B.C. Interior

Print<p>Search and rescue crews are looking for a small aircraft that disappeared before reaching its destination of Kamloops, B.C.<p>The Joint Rescue …

Canadian News

Search and rescue operation underway after small aircraft goes missing in B.C. Interior

Print<p>Search and rescue crews are looking for a small aircraft that disappeared before reaching its destination of Kamloops, B.C.<p>The Joint Rescue …

Canadian News

Search and rescue operation underway after small aircraft goes missing in B.C. Interior

Search and rescue crews are looking for a small aircraft that disappeared before reaching its destination of Kamloops, B.C.<p>The Joint Rescue …

Canadian News

Search and rescue operation underway after small aircraft goes missing in B.C. Interior

Search and rescue crews are looking for a small aircraft that disappeared before reaching its destination of Kamloops, B.C.<p>The Joint Rescue …

Canadian News

7 Things That Productive Teams Don't Do

Everyone wants to produce a healthy and effective team, but it can be exceptionally hard to produce one, especially when you are dealing with a big …

Productivity

Designing a Digital Traffic System for Commercial Drones

<b>NASA scientists and technology industry leaders are creating an automated drone traffic system aimed at balancing flight efficiency and safety.</b>By …

Drones

Heroic crew of Turkish ship that rescued over 450 migrants describe dramatic incident - LOCAL

LOCAL >Heroic crew of Turkish ship that rescued over 450 migrants describe dramatic incident<p>Aslı Barış – ISTANBUL<p>The heroic crew of a Turkish ship …

Refugees

Refugee rescue ships not colluding with smugglers, report finds

Humanitarian ships rescuing refugees in the Mediterranean Sea are not acting as a “pull factor” driving increasing refugee boat crossings or …

Migration

Search underway for missing Lethbridge airplane

Military rescue crews are searching for an overdue Alberta aircraft, last seen in the B.C. interior.<p>Departing from Lethbridge airport on Thursday, …

Canadian News

60% off KANGORA 300 Lumens LED Tactical Mini Handheld Flashlights, Pack of 5 - Deal Alert

This mini LED Tactical Flashlight comes with a upscale box that can send as a gift and is powered by a single 3.7V AA battery or a 14500 Rechargeable …

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