Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday August 05, 2011

Flying Sphere Drone of Death

A Japanese researcher has invented a flying sphere spy bot that can fly (obviously), hover, take off vertically and bounce / roll on the ground. The only thing this thing can't do is take a video of itself and put it on this picture will have to do:

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About the size of a beach ball and jet black, the remote-controlled Spherical Air Vehicle resembles a tiny Death Star from the Star Wars movies but has a more benign purpose -- to transmit live images from a video camera.