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Radar Drone Measures Ice Sheets To Predict Sea Level Rise

Radar drone measures ice sheets and helps to predict sea level rise

Understanding the processes that drive large ice sheets in places like Greenland and Antarctica is essential for forecasting the future of climate change and sea level rise. Enter Stanford engineer Thomas Teisberg and the Peregrine autonomous radar drone. The Peregrine…

Drone Prototypes Face Severe Icelandic Conditions During Test

Drone prototypes face severe Icelandic conditions during test

If testing in Iceland this summer is successful, robots and drone prototypes working together will aid the exploration of rocky places like the moon and Mars. “I’ve never seen such crazy winds in my life,” planetary geologist Catherine Neish, at…

8K 360º Drone Video Of Fagradalsfjall Volcano In Iceland

8K 360º drone video of Fagradalsfjall volcano in Iceland

In the past few weeks, you have seen quite a few drone videos on the subject of the Fagradalsfjall volcano in Iceland, one video even more spectacular than the other (including melting drones). Yet there is one more video that…

Dji Fpv Drone Skims Over Iceland'S Lava Flow

DJI FPV drone skims over Iceland’s lava flow

Icelandic photographer and drone pilot Bjorn Steinbekk captured a particularly impressive natural phenomenon with his brand new DJI FPV drone. In the southwest of Iceland, it just flew over a lava flow from the recently erupted volcano Fagradalsfjall. In the…

Aha Delivers Coffee By Drone In Reykjavik, Iceland

Aha delivers coffee by drone in Reykjavik, Iceland

The WSJ had a great article [paywall] about deliveries by drones last week. It covers Wing Aviation, Amazon, DJI, UPS, Flytrex and the lesser-known company, and a subsidiary from Flytrex, Aha that delivers coffee by drone in Iceland. Here are…