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“search and rescue”

Sep 16, 2015 03:15 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
The test flight set a new record and could lead to teams of drones being deployed on search-and-rescue missions.
Sep 11, 2015 12:08 PM ET // Discovery News
A golden retriever that worked search and rescue at Ground Zero in new York on September 11, 2001 had an amazing day in the city.
Jul 10, 2015 12:05 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Eight courageous canines are now vying for the title of 2015 Hero Dog. See which one gets your vote.
Jun 23, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
The streamlined shape of this tiny robot could help search-and-rescue teams explore tight spaces.
Apr 28, 2015 12:50 PM ET // Eric Niiler
High-flying drones, geo-mapping and crowd-sourcing work to find victims.
Apr 22, 2015 03:26 PM ET // Renee Morad
The FAA has approved the use of drones that fly at altitudes of 200 feet or lower to assist emergency responders.
Apr 3, 2015 09:35 AM ET // AFP
Louis Jordan, 37, who was reported missing on January 29, told family members he survived by catching fish with his hands and drinking rain water.
Mar 4, 2015 11:50 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Implants and an electronic backpack turn roaches into remote-controlled rescue-workers.
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