Delivery Drones: Amazon Prime Air

Drones have either a horrible reputation or an optimistic future. Either perspective you have, they’re an important robotic feature that is relevant to our everyday lives. And Amazon.com has decided to make drones a key part of their future plan for quick delivery. The Amazon Prime Air octocopters are small drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles…

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Monday Marvels: 3D Printing, and Drone Delivery

[easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”B00BFZOVGI” locale=”us” height=”62″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41PJIhHwW0L._SL110_.jpg” width=”110″]1.    Miracle Cells to Fight Cancer At the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, researcher Michel Sadelain has successfully engineered immune cells capable of fighting cancer. These cells have shown promising results in several patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, putting them all into remission. With this latest…

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Drone To Deliver Defibrillators To Heart Attack Victims

A German technology non-profit has created an “octocopter” drone to deliver a defibrillator to people experiencing a heart attack. There is no doubt that these drones could arrive faster than any ambulance thus increasing the chance of survival. Fredrich Nölle from Definetz held a press conference in the town of Halle in North Rhine Westphalia to display…

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Sasquatch Search Goes Futuristic

No campfire gathering would be complete without a frightening  Sasquatch (i.e. Bigfoot ) story. Now Sasquatch researchers may give campfire storyteller’s even more to talk about. THE FALCON PROJECT aims to launch an airship that will float above the wilderness of the Pacific Northwest in the hopes of capturing  aerial footage of the elusive Sasquatch. The…

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