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Joy First: What Happens When You Talk With Americans About Drone Murders

  It seems like there are not enough people speaking out against what is going on because so many people refuse to really look at the death and destruction our military is leaving all around the globe.

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Militarism

Video: Chris Anderson talks drones, Makers and the next Industrial Revolution

Earlier this month, 3D Robotics CEO Chris Anderson took center stage at ARM TechCon 2014 to share his journey from mere Maker to mass market, highlighting unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), robotics, and of course, the “ 379 more words

Makers Movement

Football, Flags and UAVs

Serbia’s football match against Albania on Tuesday night had to be abandoned after a UAV was flown over the pitch, resulting in a brawl between players, ushers and supporters. 299 more words

Albania

Drones and quadcopters in conservation

I’ve had a bit of a go at using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in the past (see this little write-up) but with mixed success. Part of the problem is that there has not been any consistent attempt to develop a technology that can be used for environmental or ecological research – just a bunch of scientists trying to MacGyver existing equipment. 44 more words

Science

Scumbag drones actually warfares good guy Gregs?

Quite why i’ve gone for a title referencing late noughties memes is beyond me… Maybe i’m actually one step ahead of the inevitable ASOS article declaring them retro chic? 895 more words

Video: Drones compete in a Star Wars-like race through a forest

For those Star Wars diehard fans who’ve always wanted to recreate a speeder bike chase, you’re in luck. A club based in the French Alps has begun holding official drone races, similar to those featured in  116 more words

Tidbits & Pieces Of News

Evergreene Digest: Kathy Kelly Challenging Drone Warfare in a U.S. Court

Kathy Kelly and Georgia Walker to be tried on December 10th, International Human Rights Day

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Military Madness