Pupils can great creative in drone design competition

2017-05-08
School children across Gainsborough are being urged to take part in a national competition to ‘design a drone’.

OCEAN ALLIANCE IS USING DJI DRONES TO MONITOR WHALES

2017-05-03
Any drone pilot that’s been lucky enough to fly the original DJI Inspire will tell you that there aren’t many better aerial photography platforms out there. But that hasn’t stopped Ocean Alliance – a marine conservation organisation based in the states – from finding an alternative use for its set of Inspires.

Educators Get New Help for Creating Lessons With Drones

2017-05-03
Drones have been drifting into K-12 classroom lesson for years. Now teachers are receiving more specific guidance than ever before on how to use the aerial devices in ways that will bring a payoff for students.

How Drone Technology Is Helping Us Better Understand The Animal Kingdom

2017-05-03
Last year, researchers from Murdoch University analyzed video taken off the western coast of Australia. The film — which appeared on Phys.Org — includes images of a very rare white southern right whale calf suckling from its mother.It was a score for researchers and the general public alike. And it none of it would have been possible without a drone.

Drone Technology Joins the Fight Against Climate Change Risks

2017-04-05
Drones are growing and expanding (where popularity and demand are concerned), certain groups and individuals teamed up and employed their skills into saving our planet.

How Drones Are Helping Scientists Study the Future of Whales

2017-01-14
The sight of a 50-foot whale breaching is breathtaking. Water slides down the whale's back as it leaps above the surface, shooting spray in the air and then crashing back into the water. The powerful ocean giants make their own waves with mighty, mid-air twists and turns.