unmanned aerial vehicles

fish and ships

The Military Wants Genetically-Modified Sea Creatures to Snitch on Enemy Ships

Critics of the militarization of marine life say the problem with a new DARPA program is moral, not practical.
David Axe
2.22.18
Dystopia Now

How Amazon's Tech Could Change Whole Foods

How long before drones are delivering us emergency organic cat food?
Carl Franzen
6.16.17
Unfriendly Skies

The US Shot Down a Mysterious Enemy Drone Over Syria

America’s adversaries are gearing up for robotic battle in the skies.
David Axe
6.10.17
video

These Flying Animal Robots Are Real and Magnificent

They put even the coolest drones to shame.
Samantha Cole
12.29.16
DRONES

A City Mayor Asked the Pentagon to Use Military Drones to Look for Potholes

The US military admits it has flown drones over American soil on at least nine separate missions since 2011.
Janus Kopfstein
3.10.16
Features

The Fight to Bring Commercial Drones to Africa

African governments have cracked down on commercial and recreational drones. A small band of hobbyists wants to change that.
Justin Lynch
11.4.15
war

The 'Game of Drones' Is a Live War Game Every Politician Should Pay Attention To

The “Game of Drones” was designed to explore the different ways that drones could be used for tactical and strategic effect in a conflict.
Dan Gettinger
11.2.15
DRONES

No One Wants You to Fish with Drones

Amazon might want drones to deliver that self-help book directly to your door, but outdoorsmen across the country are opting out of the technology when it comes to hunting and fishing.
Munchies Staff
3.2.15
News

California Lawmakers Want to Limit Police Drones, but Activists Want Them Banned

California lawmakers just passed new limits on how police can use drones, but some argue that only legitimizes their use—and that police shouldn't have them at all.
Charles Davis
9.16.14
Film

Watch A Drone Zoom Through The Ruins Of A Cyanide Factory

An abandoned cyanide plant covered in graffiti turns out to be the perfect place for aerial drone acrobatics.
Beckett Mufson
9.5.14
Art

Pilot A Lost Drone Through An Abandoned Abstract Cityscape

Created by John Cale and Liam Young, "City of Drones" allows players to pilot virtual crafts through an infinite geometric environment.
Emerson Rosenthal
9.4.14
Motherboard Blog

Drones Are Spying on Chinese Mountain Yaks

Small-fry unmanned aerial vehicles have been set to monitor the activity of the endangered species in a new conservation project.
Nadja Sayej
1.6.14
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