Drones changing how scientists monitor Arctic climate change

Geological Survey scientists say western Arctic erosion rapidly accelerating STEVE DUCHARME Roger Macleod, a member of the the Geological Survey of Canada research team using drones and 3-D imagery to track climate change induced coastal erosion in the western Arctic. (PHOTOS COURTESY THE GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF CANADA)

Bosch Launches Smallest High Performance Barometric Pressure Sensor at CES 2017

Superior altitude tracking for consumer devices Flexible and ideally suited for a wide range of altitude tracking applications Improved accuracy and smaller footprint than its previous generation Reduced power consumption and attractive price-performance ratio Market leader in barometric pressure sensors: more than 1 billion shipped Wide range of applications — …

Amazon files patent for flying warehouse

The patent envisages fleets of airships forming the air-borne delivery network Amazon has filed a patent for massive flying warehouses equipped with fleets of drones that deliver goods to key locations. Carried by an airship, the warehouses would visit places Amazon expects demand for certain goods to boom. It says …