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Self Assembling Drones

The set of robots known as the Distributed Flight Array comes to us from researchers at the Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, Switzerland. Lead researchers  Raymond Ouong and  Raffaello D’Andrea have developed a system where the individual single propeller … Continue reading

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Quadrotor Drones And Crazy Maneuvers

From the GRASP Lab at the University of Pennsylvania comes a quadrotor that can slide through your open window or stick to a wall with velcro. While these maneuvers are downright WTF? we want to know if the quadrotor has … Continue reading

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Helicopter Drone Lands UK Police In Hot Water

Merseyside police in England used a helicopter drone to track down a teenager who had run away from a stolen car.  The robot used thermal imaging cameras and the police did finally catch the suspect. The problem is that the … Continue reading

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RQ-4 Global Hawk Deployed To Haiti

A RQ-4 Global Hawk UAV (Unmanned Ariel Vehicle) was on the way to Afghanistan and has been re-routed to Haiti.  The Global Hawk is a surveillance aircraft capable of covering up to 40,000 miles a day. This drone will provide … Continue reading

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Drones Over Houston

I’m not sure how old this video is.  One commenter states it is 2 years old. That being said, it seems like the Houston police are using an Insitu ScanEagle to spy on it’s residents. The news team from KPR2 … Continue reading

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