An arms trade expert explains the wide variety of military aid nations around the world have sent to Ukraine.
Where it’s risky for aid workers to be on the ground, technology could help.
Russia has sophisticated drone capabilities, but generals may not trust the technology enough to use it.
The world needs to protect 30% of the ocean by 2030. We won’t achieve this goal without using new technology to patrol and preserve marine protected areas.
Between driverless cars, autonomous weapons and AI-powered medical diagnostic tools, it seems there will be no shortage of ethically-complex situations involving AI in the future.
Drone delivery company Wing is out to transform the sky – and Australia is at the forefront of its plans.
Drones are not the ethical, precise weapons they’re made out to be.
The first modern, lethal drone strike took place one month after 9/11. Twenty years later, our view of warfare and military personnel has completely changed.
By mimicking the human brain, autonomous drones could locate victims in hard-to-reach places and alert responders to their location within seconds.
Like atomic bombs and chemical and biological weapons, deadly drones that make their own decisions must be tightly controlled by an international treaty.
A new study highlights disparities and proposes research priorities for advancing the use of small aerial drones in disaster management.
At building collapse sites, aerial drones and ground robots can extend the eyes and ears of search and rescue personnel to places people can’t go – above and inside the rubble pile.
New research uncovers the impact of weather on the safe operation of common commercial drones.
Glacial lakes around the world are expected to flood downstream areas more often as climate change makes them less stable.
Bees mate in mid-air, where it’s almost impossible to observe them.
When policymakers reduce electricity scarcity to a few factors like theft and vandalism, to be solved with technology and stiff penalties, they miss other factors that contribute to electricity theft.
We used drones to track the way terns forage around offshore energy structures.
Military lawyers told me how they must make split-second decisions that weigh military variables against real human lives.
From his positions at the United Nations, Professor Heyns made a huge impact on the protection of the right to life and the right of peaceful assembly.
We’ve devised a way to factor in noise annoyance levels in drone design.