Drone World

Enlarge / Closeup of a Predator MQ-9 uncrewed aerial vehicle. (credit: Tobias Schwarz | Getty Images) US Reps. Will Hurd and Robin Kelly are from opposite sides of the ever-widening aisle,...

Enlarge / A DJI Phantom 4 quadcopter drone. (credit: Andri Koolme) The Android version of DJI Go 4—an app that lets users control drones—has until recently been covertly collecting sensitive user...

A Falcon 9 rocket launches on Monday carrying the Anasis 2 satellite into orbit. [credit: Trevor Mahlmann ] 5:45pm ET Monday Update: After waiting 30 minutes for a stray shower to...

Enlarge / T+2 seconds and the Falcon 9 rocket is lifting off. (credit: SpaceX) 6am ET Saturday Update: Just before sunrise along the Florida coast, a Falcon 9 rocket successfully lifted...

Enlarge / With an updated camera and internet connection, Just Read The Instructions showed better video of the landing. (credit: SpaceX) 9:50pm ET Update: Right on schedule, a Falcon 9 rocket...

Stormclouds roll into NASA’s Kennedy Space Center on the evening of May 29, 2020, as xenon lights illuminate historic pad 39A. [credit: Trevor Mahlmann ] 3:30pm ET Update: The weather was...

Enlarge (credit: Customs and Border Patrol) Thousands of people took to the streets of Minneapolis on Friday to protest the death of George Floyd, a local black man who died after...

Enlarge / The 1995 film Braveheart, starring Mel Gibson as the medieval Scottish knight Sir William Wallace, turns 25 this month. Archaeologists think they may have located the hidden fort he...

Enlarge (credit: University of Aberdeen) On a hilltop overlooking a small Scottish village lie the buried remains of the largest settlement in medieval Britain. About 4,000 people lived within the community’s...

Enlarge / A World Health Organization advisory. (credit: World Health Organization) The Department of Homeland Security is reportedly issuing alerts to wireless telecom providers and law enforcement agencies about potential attacks...