BAE to 3D Print Transforming, Self-Healing Drones by 2040 (VIDEO)

You know how eight-year-olds just dream up crazy ideas for transforming, self-healing, laser-firing robotic war drones? Most of those kids grow up and realize that none of those things are possible. Then, there are the futurists at BAE Systems, who think that the British defense contractor will be capable of building those exact sorts of aircraft by 2040. Continue reading “BAE to 3D Print Transforming, Self-Healing Drones by 2040 (VIDEO)”

Drone Technology Expands to Different Uses: Oilfield and Coastal Industries

There are many predictions that drones will be everywhere in the future, delivering newspapers, searching for criminals and perhaps even lending a eye in the local oilfield. Research through Nicholls State University’s geomatics program is poised to attract future investment from oilfield and coastal industries. Continue reading “Drone Technology Expands to Different Uses: Oilfield and Coastal Industries”

Unmanned future: Drones to clean your gutter, tend to crops and take aerial selfies?

Arnold built a drone in about nine hours over a couple of weeks, with help from fellow drone enthusiasts. They’re a niche group, for now, living in the world they think we will all be inhabiting before too long: using drones for fun and convenience, like any other toy or gadget, and for the betterment of society. Continue reading “Unmanned future: Drones to clean your gutter, tend to crops and take aerial selfies?”