Creating a reliable, up to date land register is important for African countries. Drones can help collect and record the necessary data.
Epidemiologists and public health managers are looking to complement indoor-based malaria solutions with those that focus on the outdoors. Drones are a crucial part of their armoury.
In a remarkable extension of technological leapfrogging, Somaliland will become the first country in the world to use iris recognition in a presidential election.
When it comes to robotics, the future is not two-legged.
Without a strategy or a legal case to legitimate the use of force, the US is endangering crucial alliances and civilian lives.
It hinges upon whether she was a member of IS, and what that means.
We are witnessing the transformation of the existing defence business into one which embraces the new.
Mosses are sensitive to even minor changes in their living conditions, and scientists traditionally tramped through difficult terrain to collect data on them.
The drone market is booming, with some unwanted consequences for wildlife. A new study argues that threatened species might need extra protections.
As disruptive technology increasingly enters our lives, it demands that we rethink and reorganize all aspects of work, life, and society.
Technologists need to understand the society in which they live, and the effect their inventions could have on it.
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For-profit corporations are deeply embedded in US national security infrastructure – and they're not going anywhere.
Amazon.com and others are eager to fill the skies with drones delivering packages at all hours. Convenient, yes, but it could transform – and not in a good way – our ability to make informed choices.
Online shopping giants and logistics firms are trying to improve efficiency and cut carbon – knowing that doing so will reduce their operating costs while appealing to green-minded consumers.
A surprise intrusion by a drone on a Darwin woman skinny-dipping in her secluded backyard pool highlights the many weaknesses of current privacy and stalking laws.
LIfeguards could potentially have a new ally in the fight to reduce shark incidents: drones that can spot when a shark swims nearby, and automatically alert authorities.
Collecting pollen takes a surprising amount of teamwork.
Targeted killing – the killing of specific individuals usually performed by drones – is a globally expanding practice.
Drone technology is quickly evolving from a geeky accessory to multi-billion dollar industry.