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Say Hello to the Drone That Even Birds Can't Distinguish From the Real Thing
Offbeat  (tags: drones, birds )

- 412 days ago -
For everyone whoâEUR(TM)s already sick of the average propeller-topped drone, we dare you to say the Bionic Bird is like any other youâEUR(TM)ve ever seen
Why Drones Make Elephants Go Berserk
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- 613 days ago -
The elephants noticed the drones, which hovered anywhere from 25 feet to 300 feet above them. And it wasnâEUR(TM)t just that the elephants noticed them; in many cases, the elephants were clearly agitated. Some of them took off running.
How Drones See Climate Change
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, weird, unusual, drones, environment, climate change, weather, photography )

- 768 days ago -, a popular social network where photographers and videographers share aerial images, felt dronists had a role to play in highlighting environmental issues with their unique perspective.
Connecticut Teen Tests Fire-Breathing, Turkey-Roasting Drone
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, off-beat, drones, technology, Turkey cooking, Backpfeifengesicht )

- 772 days ago -
Drones are capable of many things nowadays, including breathing fire. Austin Haughwout, from Clinton, Conn., has drawn the attention of law enforcement for building a flame-throwing drone that has the potential to roast turkeys.
Biologists Fly Drone Over Puget Sound to Track Health of Endangered Orcas
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- 821 days ago -
Federal biologists flying a drone have taken thousands of rich images of endangered Puget Sound orcas showing the whales are in good condition this year and that several appear to be pregnant.
These Are the Best 5 Videos We Could Find of Animals Attacking Drones
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, animals, drones, videos, off-beat )

- 821 days ago -
Some of the best videos of animals attacking drones from around the web 
Is This the World's First Sheepdog Drone?
Offbeat  (tags: farming, drones, sheep, sheepdogs, animals, bizarre, environment, interesting, off-beat, society, technology, unusual )

- 1027 days ago -
2015 may be remembered as the year of the drones, as they continue to infiltrate and revolutionize every daily task. Farming is not exempt from this.
Govt Plans to Use Drones to Keep Track of Tigers
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- 1035 days ago -
MoEF plans to use drones at around 15-20 sites across five different so-called âEUR~tiger landscapesâEUR(TM) making up 47 tiger reserves, over the next couple of years
I-Wonder:Drones: Deadly Robots or Useful Machines?
Offbeat  (tags: drones, technology, Regulating technology, Robot wars )

- 1124 days ago -
With a new story about drones every day, it's no wonder these objects are in the spotlight. A drone is usually a flying machine that is remotely controlled, much like a toy plane. Drones are also referred to as Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, or UAVs.
John Oliver: Drones   video
Offbeat  (tags: John Oliver, Drones, USA, Pakistan, blue skies, Yemen, policy )

- 1206 days ago -
The United States has launched a huge number of drone strikes under President Obama. Most of these drone strikes you do not even hear about. It's been widely accepted and extremely terrifying. John Oliver explains our policy. A frightening policy it is.
Top Democrat Reconsidering Post-9/11 Law Permitting Open-Ended Military Action
Offbeat  (tags: Drones, Information Technology, Law, Military, Politics, Security, Terrorism, USA, War )

- 1346 days ago -
US Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Wednesday that he supports efforts to reevaluate the Authorization of Use of Military Force, the law passed in the wake of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks that facilities open-ended military conflict.
Army to Go on Rescue Prowl to Save the Big Cats
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, drones )

- 1357 days ago -
The Indian Army would be keeping an eye on tigers in sensitive border areas of the country as the National Tiger Conservation Authori ty (NTCA) has approached the Ministry of Defence (MoD) seeking help in saving the cats by monitoring their movements
Germany Deploys Drones to Protect Young Deer From Combine Harvesters
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, drones )

- 1365 days ago -
Trial in Bavaria shows great promise in spotting fawns hiding in tall grass and alerting farmers doing spring mowing
Drones Sound Discordant Note for Panna Poachers
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, drones )

- 1473 days ago -
The National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) is all set to use drones and virtual fences to keep an eye on its dwindling tiger population. The trials for using the advanced technology to protect the big cats from poachers will begin in Panna
Conservation, Wildlife Are New Roles for Drones
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, drones )

- 1978 days ago -
Ever since the War On Terror was launched by the U.S. more than 10 years ago, the public has become increasingly familiar with "drones" and subsequent "drone attacks". Drones are widely known as trusty killing machines - used to obliterate suspected

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