The team of drone enthusiasts at Game of Drones has rigged up drones with paintball guns for a game of remote aerial combat.
Gathering vital data from tornado-spawning storms, these aircraft could keep more people out of harm's way.
Spencer Ackerman of Wired's Danger Room blog joins us today to discuss the use of unmanned surveillance aircraft in the raid on bin Laden and the future of this technology for the military forces.
Spencer Ackerman of Wired's Danger Room blog joins us today to discuss the use of unmanned surveillance aircraft in the raid on the bin Laden compound, and the future of this technology for the Army, the Air Force, and other countries' military forces.
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are becoming more popular in warfare for surveillance and delivering missiles. No surprise then to see so many at the Farnborough air show.
Road Trip 2010: The defense giant says its high power, solid-state laser, and Phalanx Close-in Weapon System downed four UAVs.
In Washington, drone aircraft have found friends in high places, like Defense Secretary Robert Gates. Now they've also found a home in the Smithsonian Institution.
U.S. military says soldiers are applauding aid from drones and other robots as they attempt to fend off enemies, scout out dangerous terrain, and stay out of harm's way.