Multirotor Checklist

Before You Fly: The Multirotor Checklist

The only thing worse than getting to the flying field* and discovering you’ve forgotten something critical is getting your multirotor in the air and realizing you’ve overlooked an important detail like...
Smarter Undersea Robot Drone

Undersea Drone

The most sophisticated high-tech deep-diving underwater robot is stymied because it lacks something that even a baby who can’t walk has. Picture a baby crawling across the floor of an empty room....

Chicago From a Bird’s-Eye View in 4K

Soaring Badger Productions is a Chicago based production company dedicated to bringing you images and video that let your project soar to new heights!

Secret Service investigating small drone on White House grounds

Mystery 'device' found on White House grounds 02:01Washington (CNN)The U.S. Secret Service is investigating a "device," described as a small drone, found on the grounds of the White House, a White...

Drones for Good competition hoping to inspire innovation

The humble drone has something of a poor reputation. If it's not seen as a tool for surveillance, then it's a silly toy for those with too much time on their...
Drones Farmers

5 Ways Unmanned Drones Could Affect the American Food Supply

Herding cattle. Counting fish. Taking an animal's temperature. Applying pesticides. When it comes to drones, "your imagination can go pretty wild in terms of what would be possible," says Roger Johnson, president...

Vampire Bat Drone Walks and Flies

As the DALER is being designed to be used in search and rescue operations, the duality of modes of locomotion will be used principally to fly long distances to survey large...

Drones for Science, Exploration and Conservation

There’s a new “microsponsorship” opportunity on OpenExplorer. The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation is helping us provide 3D Robotics drones for individuals and teams who want to use drones for science,...
Russian Drone Black

Amphibious Russian Bomber Drone

Russia has unveiled its first full sized prototype of its military hovercraft drone which will be capable of landing on water. Named ‘Chirok’, meaning ‘duckling’, is operational and ready for testing,...

Should we put a drone on mars?

There is only so much Mars a rover can see from the ground. A drone scout could let the rover see further, so NASA’s working on a small flying robot copter...