Month: October 2015

The Future of Flying Robots

The Future of Flying Robots

I’m inspired by the honeybee, flight, nature, agriculture and computing. What can a group of smart guys do with this same inspiration? At his lab at the University of Pennsylvania, Vijay Kumar and his team have created autonomous aerial robots inspired by honeybees. Their latest […]

Painted Buntings Are Back

Painted Buntings Are Back

What beautiful birds. The male is stunning. The female, though plain by contrast, is still striking. They winter here in Florida which means that it must be winter. With everything still blooming tomato transplants growing okra springing up It’s kind of hard for a old […]