Posts Tagged ‘Drones’

Drones Tracking Seals

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

Cameras mounted on unmanned aircraft flying over the Arctic are doing double duty by assessing declining sea ice and pinpointing seals that have hauled up on ice floes. Found at Brightcove from Futurity.

Tilt-Rotor Drone

Thursday, October 7th, 2010

Israel Aerospace Industries has unveiled a tilt-rotor drone called the Panther. This animation shows how a tilt-rotor drone from Baldwin Technology works. Found at YouTube from theworacle.

Remote-Controlled War

Thursday, January 14th, 2010

This 60 Minutes piece addresses the contrast between a drone pilot’s actual job–killing, albeit from thousands of miles away–with the banality of everyday life. Found via Steve Borsch.