June 18, 2018

There are a ton of opportunities for police forces to use drones in creative ways to protect people and save lives. In areas where the police force is stretched a bit thin, drones could help monitor and keep neighborhoods safer, analyze crowds to make sure events don’t get too rowdy or to search for victims after […]

Leader of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan killed along with four other senior terrorists ISLAMABAD—Mullah Fazlullah, leader of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), was killed in a United States drone strike in Afghanistan’s northeastern Kunar Province last Friday. Fazlullah was designated a global terrorist by the U.S. with a bounty on his head of $5 million. A Pakistani intelligence official […]

If humans someday discover traces of life on Venus, a Boulder drone company will have contributed to the achievement. Black Swift Technologies, a local engineering firm that specializes in unmanned aircraft systems, has been awarded a NASA contract to develop a drone that will study Venus’ upper atmosphere. While NASA so far only provided Black […]

With more than enough global conflict and misery to go around, why should you care about Yemen, a country roughly the size of Texas and tens of thousands of miles away? Here’s why: —It’s the world’s worst humanitarian disaster It’s true. In a donor conference in April, Antonio Guterres, the U.N.’s secretary-general, described Yemen as […]

Leader of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan killed along with four other senior terrorists ISLAMABAD—Mullah Fazlullah, leader of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), was killed in a United States drone strike in Afghanistan’s northeastern Kunar Province last Friday. Fazlullah was designated a global terrorist by the U.S. with a bounty on his head of $5 million. A Pakistani intelligence official […]