Tag: Conservation

Interview: Can Drones Save Namibia’s Wildlife?

In the span of less than two years, Joe Noci and his wife, Gisela, went from working in the aeronautical drone industry in South Africa to building conservation drones out of their home in Namibia. Their SurVoyeur drones, which the…

Weekly Roundup 5/13

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone The April issue of Harper’s Magazine featured a 16-page folio of…

Weekly Roundup 5/5

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News In an interview with ABC News, U.S. Air Force spokesperson Jennifer Cassidy explained that drone pilots are often “less…

Weekly Roundup 4/29

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News Senate leaders in the United States have removed from a forthcoming bill a proviso requiring the White House to submit to…

Weekly Roundup 3/31

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone Last year, protesters flew a small drone outside the house of…

Weekly Roundup 3/4

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone It has been much remarked upon that the proliferation and integration…

Weekly Roundup 1/21

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone Artist and writer James Bridle, whose bold creative interventions into the…

Weekly Roundup 1/14

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone In order to correct what we deemed to be an under-representation…

Weekend Roundup 6/2

If you would like to receive our weekly roundup directly to your inbox, let us know at barddrones [at] gmail. News Trending Now The UN Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, Christof Heyns, made headlines this week by…

Weekend Roundup 3/24

News Trending Now The journalist and author Daniel Klaidman made headlines this week by reporting that the Obama administration is considering shifting drone targeted killing operations from the CIA to the military. Mark Manzetti at the New York Times reports…