Hoverbike

This is technically not a really an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle because you can ride it!  It resembles a large drone with two propellers and a bar to sit on connecting the two.  This crazy diy invention resembles a hoverbike from the from the Star Wars series. The contraption lacks a …

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Coastal Mapping Using Lidar

After seeing our newest drone and Lidar unit last Friday, I decided to do some more research. Lidar (Laser or Light Detection and Ranging), a remote sensing technique using light to collect topographic data about terrestrial landscapes is perfect for monitoring our chasing coastline. Components of Lidar include: laser scanner telescope …

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