All Items Tagged

“search and rescue”

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.
Dec 30, 2014 11:00 AM ET // AFP
Although tracking aircraft by satellite has been cited as a top priority, no deadline has been set for its implementation.
Oct 5, 2014 05:04 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
An ultra-marathon runner was rescued on Saturday while trying to 'run' to Bermuda from Florida in an inflatable 'paddle bubble.' Continue reading →
+ Load More