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Dec 5, 2014 02:14 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
This novel drone can self-assemble anywhere to do its job and then melt into a harmless puddle of sugar, if it gets lost.
Oct 28, 2014 01:34 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The fuel will help power the more than 6,000 new airplanes expected to be built by 2033 in China to accommodate the growing demand of travelers. Continue reading →
Oct 27, 2014 01:33 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
A new sensor system mimics the way feathers help birds detect disturbances. Continue reading →
Oct 12, 2014 11:30 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
This week, we take to the skies with technology that will put the wind in your sails.
Sep 24, 2014 11:55 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
A volunteer civil air patrol group launched a record setting flight from high-altitude weather balloon. Continue reading →
Sep 4, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
NASA is developing an autonomous drone traffic management program.
Aug 29, 2014 10:24 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Google tests its tail-sitter drone in a remote region of Australia. Continue reading →
Aug 27, 2014 08:45 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Three new patents from Disney describe ways that drone could enhance entertainment at the theme park.
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