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A company in Australia is trying to increase the load that flying vehicles can carry through the air and we have to say, we think they might be onto something awesome. Skylifter's flying saucer shaped disc concept is 500 feet across, and could haul about 150 tons of cargo across long distances of a

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Watch out, battery-powered MAVs -- your viability could be seriously in danger. Based on a patent application from University of Florida aerospace engineer Subrata Roy, he's reckoning that a micro air vehicle could be propelled by plasma. Scientists have known that passing a current or magnetic fie

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From what we've seen, the British military is pretty savvy on its robotics. Apparently mechanical beings aren't integrated enough, however, as the British Ministry of Defense has launched its first ever Grand Challenge, which \"encourages participants to turn their ideas into prototypes for machines

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According to a recent report, the French head of stun-gun maker Taser has plans to create a \"mini-flying saucer like drone which could also fire Taser stun rounds on criminal suspects or rioting crowds.\" Antoine di Zazzo, fervent proselytizer of the electroshock weapon, is cutting through the is /

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