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5 Ways Drones Could Help In A Disaster Like The Boston Marathon Bombing Plus three robots that are already saving lives.
Yesterday, the President of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International Michael Toscano told U.S. News: “Whether it is in response to a natural disaster or a tragedy like we saw in Boston, [unmanned aerial systems] can be quickly deployed to provide first responders with critical situational awareness in areas too dangerous or difficult for manned aircraft to reach.”
By Simon Tesfamariam
Join the Sustainability, Policy and ILUC Conference at the World Biofuels Markets Congress and Exhibition
Move to certify entire product line seen as significant step to eradicate trafficking and forced child labor on cocoa farms and plantations
DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — In a civil trial that sounded like a real life James Bond spy novel, a Dallas County Jury awarded Southlake Aviation, owned by Dallas business executive David Disiere, $32.4 million in damages against Houston based oil company, CAMAC International, its subsidiary CAMAC Aviation, and Mickey Lawal CAMAC’s Vice President of African Operations.
New CDC studies point to better practices in timing, testing, and retention of patients in HIV anti-retroviral drug treatment (ART) in Africa
ATLANTA, July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — New collaborative studies being presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) at the XIX International AIDS Conference confirm early treatment of HIV patients results in better outcomes, suggest use of viral load testing to detect treatment failure, and highlight factors associated with low rate of ART enrollment.
by Benjamin Fishman
March 08, 2012
03:12 PM EST
by Matt Compton (source: http://www.whitehouse.gov/)
March 08, 2012
06:20 PM EST
WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt., chairman, Senate Appropriations Committee’s Subcommittee on the State Department and Foreign Operations) is the architect of the new conditions on U.S. military aid to Egypt, which he included in the State Department’s budget bill for Fiscal Year 2012. Egyptian military leaders are in Washington today (Friday) for consultations with U.S. defense officials and others. His statement today follows: