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Oct 23, 2014 10:30 AM ET // Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
It fits in your pocket and weights a mere 80 grams.
Oct 7, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
In September, when Hurricane Edouard was churning over the Atlantic Ocean, NASA dispatched its Global Hawk drones to fly directly over the eye of the storm.
Sep 25, 2014 03:22 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
A short film incorporates UAV quadcopters dressed as colorful lamp shades. Continue reading →
Aug 28, 2014 02:05 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
The scaled-down quadcopter drone design is proof-of-concept for a full-sized hoverbike that could fly to 9,000 feet at speeds of 115 mph. Continue reading →
Aug 8, 2014 09:50 AM ET // Eric Niiler
In their effort to spy on rebels, Ukraine forces are digging out old Soviet drones that use gyroscopes, film and parachutes.
Jul 30, 2014 04:30 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Mother's nature's tiny fliers still tops in aerodynamic efficiency, but small man-made birds closing fast.
Jul 24, 2014 12:12 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
An elderly Wisconsin man who had been missing three days was found with the help of a drone. Continue reading →
Mar 25, 2014 08:32 AM ET // Nic Halverson
StratoBus, a hybrid drone satellite, is expected to carry out missions high above air traffic and jet streams. Continue reading →
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