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Using drones in oil spill research

Using drones in oil spill research
The use of drones during the Surfzone Coastal Oil Pathways Experiment (SCOPE) helped scientists from CARTHE study how oil moves from offshore onto our beaches! This is an innovate approach to a complex problem with powerful results. Check out this Waterlust film…

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Argentina announces SARA first flight

Argentina announces SARA first flight
The Sistema Aéreo Robótico Argentino (Argentine Air Robotics System: SARA) initial Technology Evaluation Model (MET 1) unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) undertook its first flight, according to data published by San Martin University on 29 September. The first flight took place…

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Is it possible to run a drone business with an ethical base?

Is it possible to run a drone business with an ethical base?
Antony Loewenstein In a remarkably short amount of time, drones have become a surveillance centrepiece. During the height of the recent protests in Hong Kong, drone footage captured by an unmanned vehicle showed the depth of outrage against Beijing. Reporters routinely utilise…

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This Drone Fits In Your Pocket

This Drone Fits In Your Pocket
by SAMANTHA RAPHELSON The narrative around drones is that they are killing machines. Unmanned tools of war that the government uses to avoid putting boots on the ground in conflict zones around the world. But drones are actually much more than…

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NWS uses drone to confirm tornado damage in Scott Co.

NWS uses drone to confirm tornado damage in Scott Co.
By: Rebecca Smith SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - The National Weather Service used a drone to help identify tornado damage in Scott County on Wednesday. They say an EF-1 tornado is to blame for damage near Stamping Ground. Some homes had their…

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