Gimball Rescue drone

Gimball rescue drone that can search buildings, is the winner of $1 million prize.

Gimball small ultralight flying spheroid, resembles an insect as it goes around bumping into things, wins the first prize in the UAE’s Drones for Good competition and $1 million.

The Gimball team developed a machine that could operate in extremely chaotic environments without the need for fragile sensors.

As it is not disturbed by collisions, it uses obstacles to find its way instead of avoiding them, offering a simple solution to a complex problem.

It can safely fly indoors and in complex environments, is easy to fly, and can be operated close to humans.

via engadget

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