#Drones

5 Eco-Cities of the Near Future

12 months ago — Deep Dive

Pneumatic waste systems, pollution sensors, robots, drones, and self-driving cars - Engineers are taking the tech we predicted for the far future and using it to create viable modern cities...

Drones in Construction — An Aerial View of the Future

1 year ago — Long Read

There is an aerial revolution happening across the world. Drones have emerged as a unique tool within many different sectors. This isn't surprising, as their benefits range from on-site safety...

What do you get when you cross a drone with a HoloLens – XRay Vision.

2 years ago — Long Read

A team of engineers from Austria want to change the way we interface with drones. The team from the Graz University of Technology have combined a drone with Microsoft's augmented...

Drones might soon be able to re-charge mid-flight thanks to Engineers at Imperial College London

3 years ago — Long Read

Engineers at Imperial College London have showcased an efficient method for wirelessly transferring power to a drone mid-flight. Excitingly the breakthrough might have applications for other technologies - transferring power...

Eagles trained to take down drones in Netherlands

3 years ago — Quick Read

Police in the Netherlands are joining forces with "Guard From Above", a “raptor-training company”, to teach Eagles to snatch drones from the sky midflight.

Drones programmed to build bridge

4 years ago — Quick Read

Quadcopter drones have been programmed to build a rope bridge capable of supporting the weight of a human. The project was the result of a joint study by two researchers...