Drones

These Drones Can Scan Inside Buildings in 3D Using Only Wi-Fi Signals

These Drones Can Scan Inside Buildings in 3D Using Only Wi-Fi Signals

Researchers at the University of California, Santa Barbara have developed a system that allows drones to map the interior of a closed structure. In...

Tiny Backpack Turns Dragonfly into World’s Smallest Drone ‘Cyborg’

Tiny Backpack Turns Dragonfly into World’s Smallest Drone ‘Cyborg’

As drones get smaller, their usages and applications grow enormously. However, researchers have been struggling to sustain tiny drones. Group after group has turned...

China’s Largest Solar-Powered Drone Can Stay in the Air For Months

China’s Largest Solar-Powered Drone Can Stay in the Air For Months

China has released a massive solar-powered drone. The drone has a 40-meter wingspan but weighs only 400 kilograms. The superlight drone is designed to stay...

Two Swiss Hospitals in Lugano Use Drones to Exchange Lab Samples

Two Swiss Hospitals in Lugano Use Drones to Exchange Lab Samples

From pizza delivery to relief and rescue operations, drones have been helping us challenge traditional logistics for some time now. In the latest leap,...

Canada Imposes Strict New Rules for Recreational Drone Use

Canada Imposes Strict New Rules for Recreational Drone Use

The Canadian government recently announced new recreational drone restrictions for users and weighty punishments for breaking the rules. Transportation Minister Marc Garneau addressed drone users...

UPS Delivery Drone Nearly Smashes During Demonstration

UPS Delivery Drone Nearly Smashes During Demonstration

UPS hoped to debut its delivery drone yesterday without a hitch. While not a complete disaster, the media event certainly shows delivery drones still...

Power Company Uses Fire-Spewing Drone to Clean Power Lines

Power Company Uses Fire-Spewing Drone to Clean Power Lines

A Chinese power company developed a unique way to clean off power lines. The company, based out of Xiangyang, China, uses a fire drone...

Drone Show Steals Spotlight in Lady Gaga’s Super Bowl Performance

Drone Show Steals Spotlight in Lady Gaga’s Super Bowl Performance

Sorry, Gaga, but these drones could replace your backup dancers. Each Super Bowl halftime performance attempts to one-up the previous year, like when Beyonce...

Researchers Develop a Revolutionary Aerial Robot Inspired by Bats

Researchers Develop a Revolutionary Aerial Robot Inspired by Bats

Bats have the most sophisticated flight mechanisms of all animals. Despite their seemingly reckless flight paths, bats are one of the most precise flying creatures on...

Top 5 Drone Intercepting Methods You Should Know About

Top 5 Drone Intercepting Methods You Should Know About

Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) is a sophisticated aircraft which can be maneuvered by almost anyone. They are better known...