Photography Drones: Robot Cameras Take to the Skies

Photography Drones: Robot Cameras Take to the Skies
If you've noticed a sudden proliferation of photos and video taken from above—but seemingly from far too low to have been shot from a plane—chances are that you're looking at images shot from a drone. High-end units are being used in sports …
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Robot Invasion? Weird Sighting In London (WATCH) Robot spotted in Westfield
Robot Invasion? Weird Sighting In London (WATCH). Photo: YouTube. This week London has seen stars from the Hangover waltz into town for the premiere, Ian Somerhalder pop into town and now, a weird little robot. It looks as though the 1980s Short …
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Robot Firefighters Design 3D Infrared Maps of Burning Buildings [VIDEO]
These Segway-like robots can combine temperature data, infrared thermal images, and color photos to create an augmented 3D map that allows firefighters to save lives without risking their own. By Ashik Siddique | Jun 06, 2013 12:13 AM EDT. email; print …
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(Photos) Ballston Spa Middle School Aquatic Robot Competition

(Photos) Ballston Spa Middle School Aquatic Robot Competition
Students from Ballston Spa Middle School, King Magnet School and Broadalbin-Perth Middle School participated in a robotics competition at Ballston Spa Middle School Wednesday. The teams of students were each given a variety of parts to build a robot …
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Iranian students build flying robot capable of taking aerial photos
Iranian students at the prestigious Amirkabir University of Technology have built a flying robot carrying two cameras that is capable of taking precise photos from the different angles. The flying robots are made of four engines and four grasshoppers …
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Translating Michele Bachmann's Resignation Speech

Translating Michele Bachmann's Resignation Speech
Anita Sarkeesian screenshot · Feminist analysis of video game tropes booted off YouTube within hours · Conspiracy theorist Glenn Beck. Photo: Screenshot, The Blaze TV. Glenn Beck sees media conspiracy to label him a 'conspiracy theorist' · The Raw …
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This pet drone could be your new best friend
Sorry, dog-lovers. The position of your best friend may soon be compromised. Meet the Pet AR. Drone. Unlike a traditional pet, the robot is capable of doing much more for you. It will be able to follow you around, post to your Facebook, take photos and …
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Bachmann channels Delta's in-flight safety video?
As you might have heard, Rep. Michele Bachmann decided not to seek another term in Congress. Here's the video: This is a truly remarkable video production — especially when the music begins. And I think I know where I've seen this genre employed …
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'Life-Size' X-Wing Starfighter, World's Biggest Lego Model, Lands in New York

'Life-Size' X-Wing Starfighter, World's Biggest Lego Model, Lands in New York
It has a 2 million-brick lead on the former biggest Lego record-holder, a 3 million-brick robot in the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minn. “It has a steel infrastructure that's built to the seismic code for Carlsbad, for Legoland California,” says …
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Our favorite '80s teen crushes: Where are they now?
See The Rest Of The Photos of “Looking Back On Your Fave '80s Crushes” Here! Phoebe Cates as Linda … One of his most successful roles though, was as a voice actor on the popular TV series “Robot Chicken” from 2005 to 2012. In 2007, Slater made …
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Pardon my French, says prim Kristin Scott Thomas
'I showed Nicolas the photos and we agreed Donatella's silvery-blonde hair would transform me. We added … The feature-length version of Blinky is being overseen by Star Trek director J.J. Abrams's appropriately named Bad Robot Productions. Judi Dench …
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