Lockheed Martin’s Hydra Fusion builds 3D maps in real time from drone footage

 A drone is a great eye in the sky, but if you want richer data than what its cameras show — for example, detailed 3D maps — you might be … Continue Reading →


One professor’s quest to 3D scan every fish in the sea

 If you were wondering what a mottled sculpin looks like, there are plenty of pictures available online. But while they may satisfy a curious tidepooler, the discerning icthyologist demands more. … Continue Reading →


Autonomous Robots, Cars, and Drones… What Will You Do with Lidar?

As prices tumble, lidar is becoming the go-to tool for autonomous robotic vision — and its applications go well beyond autonomous vehicles. Read more on MAKE The post Autonomous Robots, Cars, … Continue Reading →