When you hear the word "drone" you might think of virtual drone racing and Amazon drone deliveries. But while this futuristic technology is cool, it's nothing compared to the disaster relief work that drones could carry out in the future. In fact, a 2015 study commissioned by the American Red Cross found that drones are "one of the most promising and powerful new technologies to improve disaster response and relief efforts," according to the Washington Post.
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Written by Curiosity Staff May 12, 2017
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