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Stuff I liked

I’ve decided to take a leaf out of Chris Blattman’s excellent blog by doing a brief, regular roundup of some of the stuff I read / saw / watched / listened to during past week or so (and liked). 170 more words

Climate Change

Disneyland Wants To Buy Some Drones

According to the Wall Street Journal, Disneyland is in the market for some UAVs, otherwise known as drones.

Disneyland has decided that the Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, as they are officially called, are something they feel can benefit their night shows, providing a novel way to hold screens for images and marionettes. 125 more words

Features

Disneyland Wants to Buy Some Drones

Disneyland has decided that the Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, as they are officially called, are something they feel can benefit their night shows, providing a novel way to hold screens for images and marionettes. 125 more words

Features

Oblivion(2013)

Oblivion(2013) takes place several years after aliens destroyed the moon, which sent the Earth into chaos and forced the humans to use nuclear bombs to save the planet from the aliens. 421 more words

Entertainment

Lawsuits challenge U.S. drone, model aircraft rules

WASHINGTON – Model aircraft hobbyists, research universities and commercial drone operators and investors have filed lawsuits challenging a government directive that they say imposes tough new limits on the use of model aircraft and broadens a ban on commercial drone flights. 92 more words

World

Drones are now being used to inspect bridge damage

According to a recent report from the White House Administration, one in four bridges in the United States is in dire need of significant repair or cannot handle automobile traffic. 488 more words

Makers Movement

MIT students figure out how to make delivery-by-drone a reality

The same day that Amazon announced a trial run of its delivery by drone service in India, a couple of MIT researchers released a new study that shows how to keep delivery drones running efficiently — and it’s funded by Boeing. 429 more words

Business