Conservationists want you to help crowd-patrol illegal fishing around Cocos Island
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Conservationists want you to help crowd-patrol illegal fishing around Cocos Island

Jill Replogle - August 24, 2015

Want to help stop illegal fishing around Costa Rica’s remote, species-rich Cocos Island? Now you can, from the comfort of your couch anywhere in the world -…

Drones could be stressing out wildlife, scientists suggest
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Drones could be stressing out wildlife, scientists suggest

Chelsea Harvey | The Washington Post - August 13, 2015

The rising popularity of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) has caused them to show up everywhere from private back yards to national parks, and the drones have proven…

Gun-firing ‘drone’ built by US teen under investigation
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Gun-firing ‘drone’ built by US teen under investigation

AFP - July 21, 2015

NEW YORK — The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday it was investigating an online video that shows an alleged home-made "drone" firing a handgun in the Connecticut…

Drones could help spot illegal fishing around Costa Rica’s Cocos Island
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Drones could help spot illegal fishing around Costa Rica’s Cocos Island

Zach Dyer - July 17, 2015

Drones are best known for their place on the battlefield but conservationists hope unmanned aerial vehicles, or UAVs, can transition to a different fight: illegal fishing. In…

David Crosby says he has health but no wealth
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David Crosby says he has health but no wealth

Richard Leiby | The Washington Post - February 1, 2014

You can forgive David Crosby for not remembering the Washington-area venue he was playing in the summer of 1994 when his liver finally gave out after so…