Safety at the Beach: Drone Scans Ocean for Sharks Nearby
Australian authorities are trading nets and baited-hook drumlines for camera-equipped drones to prevent contact between humans and sharks, and all parties involved, including marine life, will benefit from this noninvasive method.
Drones Deliver Blood to Remote Places – and It Sure Helps!
Drones have been delivering blood products to remote health facilities across Rwanda, and meticulous analysis of the process has not only shown vast improvement in emergency delivery times, but also a significant reduction of waste in blood units.
These Drones Deliver Medical Goods to Remote Countries
A self-sufficient technology company using drones to deliver medical and medicinal blood products plans on expanding its shipment radius to reach West African countries - starting with Nigeria - to provide them with much-needed supplies efficiently.
Animals United Kingdom
These Drones Help Identify Pregnant Dolphins!
A team of marine biology researchers from Aberdeen, Scotland put drones to good use, using them to spot pregnant bottlenose dolphins to better monitor their progress and identify environmental factors that affect the reproduction of the protected species.
Environment United Kingdom
These Drones Are Helping to Clean up Our Planet (and It’s Working!)
A UK-based startup is using camera-fitted drones as a revolutionary way to map out pollution and plastic trails: the drones collect large amounts of data in record time, enabling scientists to discover the underlying problems in specific areas and help educate locals.