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Science Nation: Autonomous Helicopters

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Claire Tomlin is pushing the envelope of aerospace design by building a new class of autonomous helicopters, with support from the National Science Foundation. These aircraft don’t need a pilot steering them remotely because they navigate themselves. Tomlin believes these helicopters will have applications in the military, civilian search and rescue, and many more venues.

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Runtime: 5 minutes 10 seconds

Science Nation
Episode 1
4 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 2
4 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
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Episode 3
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Episode 4
4 minutes
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Episode 5
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Episode 6
4 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Episode 7
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Episode 8
4 minutes
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Episode 9
4 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
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Episode 10
4 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12