Drone World

The spiral stampede happened in Murmansk, when the herd was spooked by a vet giving them anthrax vaccinations. The bucks quickly circled, keeping does and fawns safe in the center. View...

Scientists in California are using ‘underwater Roombas,’ drone subs equipped with sonar, to scan the seafloor near Los Angeles for thousands of barrels of DDT and other toxic chemicals. View original...

Current laser systems fire a continuous beam until a catches fire, but the Tactical Ultrashort Pulsed Laser for Army Platforms will emit bursts of energy that cause the surface of a...

Following liftoff, the Falcon 9 rocket released the Starlink satellites into orbit, before landing the first stage on SpaceX’s drone ship, ‘Just Read the Instructions’ in the Atlantic Ocean. View original...

Tokyo-based Sony unveiled the first Airpeak drone at the Consumer Electronics Show this week. The drone can be equipped with Sony’s Alpha camera to capture photos and videos. View original article...

Drone footage captured an ultra-rare North Atlantic right whale and her calf frolicking off the coast of Hilton Head, South Carolina.. The pair slowly circled a charter boat all day. View...

Aevum says the massive 80ft long drone, named the Ravn X, is fully autonomous, 70 per cent reusable, and can take off and land on runways as short as a mile...

Drone footage reveals the moment Puerto Rico’s Arecibo Observatory collapsed. A main cable atop a supporting tower snapped and dropped a 900-ton platform onto a dish 400ft below. View original article...

Using a remotely operated underwater drone, scientists have discovered an eerie new species of comb jelly, Duobrachium sparksae, two miles beneath the surface off the coast of Puerto Rico. View original...

One initiative which received funding is the Cornish Drone Airbridge which will use drones to deliver PPE and Covid tests to rural communities in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. View...