Drone World

Picture an Amazon Echo. Maybe you have one, or a friend does, or you’ve seen one in a commercial. They’re cylindrical and black, and small enough to be unobtrusive sitting atop...

Imagine a weather report so precise it provides wind-gust forecasts for individual city blocks. Such micro-weather data may soon become a reality—and a necessity for future fleets of delivery drones. As...

France’s state-run railway operator SNCF is working to develop driverless high-speed trains for its national rail system, effectively putting “drone trains” on the tracks. The conductor-free TGVs (the French acronym for...

In the perhaps not-so-distant future, drones could be first responders. That’s the conclusion from a report published Tuesday by the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) following a simulated study...

Engineers at University of Pennsylvania are developing drones called ‘SWARM’ that can autonomously coordinate with each other using infared cameras around the room. Read more…More about Science, Robots, Mashable Video, Drones,...