A Plane Crash Reignites 9/11 Anxiety

NARRATOR: November 12th, 2001– it’s the Veteran’s Day holiday in the United States, a day off for many. But at New York’s John F Kennedy airport, it’s another busy day. Flight 587 lifts off at 9:14 AM. [SIGH] American 587, heavy– NARRATOR: 2,300 feet above the ground, disaster strikes. [SCREAMING] Oh my god! Oh my…

Racing Drone and FPV Quad Propellers Explained | Drone Racing Report | Vol 22

Much like tires on a car, the props are what ultimately makes your drone go. Propellers take the energy provided from your ESC’s and motors and converts it into lift and thrust. Without them, a drone is just a loud and expensive electronic paperweight. It shouldn’t come as a surprise that the choice of props…

Termite drones: Harvard unveils swarm construction robots – This is REAL Genius

Termites are fascinating creatures. They build complex, structurally sound hills metres high, despite having no real idea on an individual level what the thing will look like, and not being able to follow complex orders. they operate by a system known as Stigmergy – or environmental command. Essentially, the drone termite knows to pick up…

How Supercarrier Aircraft Catapults Work

Modern aircraft carriers are impressive warships that play a key role in global military operations. Although they are not particularly well-suited for combat on their own, they are invaluable assets because they serve as mobile airbases that can be deployed just about anywhere around the globe. There are approximately 50 aircraft carriers currently in service…

Typhon UDX: Agile Drone Development Software

The rise of UAV technologies is changing the world as we know it. In this fast-changing market, it is becoming increasingly difficult for UAV developers to adapt to emerging needs and opportunities. But what if you could leverage the power of advanced simulation methods to develop innovative and optimized UAV systems at a fraction of…

Floor Plan Design TUTORIAL

Hey, Eric here with 30 by 40 Design Workshop, working on a few quick plans sketches for an upcoming client meeting and I thought I’d walk you through my sketch design process as I work up an idea into a floor plan. For context, this project is an addition to an existing residence, the existing…

This Man Built a WWII Fighter Plane by Hand

– The most recognizable thing in the sky, is obviously the silhouette of the Spitfire. She’s just a beautiful lady, I assure a lot of men would like to actually marry her. I’m sure their wives wouldn’t agree. There’s 396 parts in the Spitfire seat, how do I know that? I built it. – [Narrator]…

KSP Quick Guides: Building a Plane! Stock v.23 Tutorial

Hello and welcome to Episode 1 of the KSP Quick Guide Series! Let me take a minute to introduce myself and the series here. I’m Cruzan and I’m a huge spaceplane enthusiast when it comes to playing KSP. I love everything about planes in real life and being able to design and fly them in…