NOVA: Rise of the Drones
Catalogue Number: 041659
Producer: PBS Video
Subject: Science, Tech/Voc
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin: U.S.
Copyright Year: 2013
Running Time: 60
Closed Captions: Yes
NOVA reveals the amazing technologies that make drones so powerful. From cameras that can capture every detail of an entire city at a glance, to swarming robots that can make decisions on their own, to giant air frames that can stay aloft for days on end, drones are changing our relationship to war, surveillance and each other. Discover the cutting-edge technologies that are propelling us toward a new chapter in aviation history.
NOVA: Making Stuff - Educator's EditionPBS Video 041362
Step behind the headlines as Making Stuff... dramatizes the human stories woven into the current...
Flight: Quirky ScienceFilms Media Group 394447
As early as the 1500s, we were dreaming of flight - that's when Leonardo da Vinci tried to build...
NOVA: Rise of the RobotsPBS Video 041838
Machines are everywhere. They run our factory assembly lines and make our coffee. But...