Scientists from Japan has developed a flying drone that could help or "potentially" replace bees as pollinators.
Who needs a selfie stick if a drone can take photos for you? This is the objective of the AirSelfie, a pocket-sized drone that can help users remotely capture aerial photos and videos.
In the fight against armed drones that could possibly be used in a terrorist attack, the French Air Force has turned to a new and unique type of special force: eagles.
Scientists from North Carolina State University have developed a combination of software and hardware that gives them the ability to use unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and insect cyborgs, or biobots, to map large, unfamiliar areas. One of the proposed uses is for gathering critical information about collapsed buildings after a disaster.
What they call as a "low-tech solution to a high-tech problem," majestic eagles are trained to not only detect flying drones but to also catch them. These birds of prey are expected to snatch tiny rotor-powered drones mid-flight and bring them to their respective owners or, in this case, the police.
A 17-year-old surfer survived from an attack of a great white shark. The incident happened last Monday at Ballina's Lighthouse Beach in Australia, which incidentally is the same beach where a Japanese surfer was mauled by a shark last year.
Dutch National Police have thought of fighting hostile drones by letting trained eagles snatch it away.
Technology has greatly affected our lives over the years. Now, a study from Stanford University has revealed how artificial intelligence (A.I.) may change people's lifestyle -- from transportation, employment, health and household chores -- by the year 2030.
Elephant poaching has been one of the biggest problems in Zimbabwe’s wildlife sanctuary. Wildlife authorities will deploy aerial drones to fight poachers.
A drone that can fly in the air and swim underwater has been built by researchers at Rutgers University The "Naviator" drone got the attention of the US Navy, which has provided funding for its continued development.
Pilgrims trekking to a sacred cave in the Himalayas this July and August can expect hi-tech security measures including drone cameras. Amarnath Yatra, a Hindu pilgrimage, involves a risky mountain trek, with additional threat of danger from guerilla attacks.
Activists flew a drone into Northern Ireland as a way to deliver abortion pills, as a stunt to dramatize the difficulties faced by women seeking to have an abortion there.
NASA aims to fully explore the capabilities of drones and to deal with the challenges faces by using the unmanned aircraft. The agency is also looking at sending a flying companion for its 2020 Mars rover mission.
In Malawi in Africa, researchers are testing the use of drones to speed up the process of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing for babies.