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(The Register)   Google-owned delivery drone made a 'precautionary controlled landing' - right into 11,000 volts   ( divider line
    More: Fail, Australia, Electric power transmission, Power outage, delivery drone, power lines, English-language films, Electricity distribution, Volt  
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835 clicks; posted to STEM » on 30 Sep 2022 at 2:44 PM (24 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook

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2022-09-30 2:00:13 PM  
2 votes:
Someone in my neighborhood is working on some sort of commercial quadracopter drone that is about the size of a washing machine. I get rather nervous when they send that thing up a few hundred feet into the air less than 30 meters from my home.
2022-09-30 2:49:51 PM  
1 vote:
Ha!  That'll be so funny when one of them starts a catastrophic wildfire.  But as long as everyone gets their orders on time.
2022-09-30 3:46:04 PM  
1 vote:
the move fast and break (other people's) things way of chasing money on display here.
2022-09-30 3:48:15 PM  
1 vote:
Power lines are for recharging the government surveillance drones (commonly known as "birds"). We don't want delivery drones getting in the way.
2022-09-30 10:17:57 PM  
1 vote:
That's why I am fine with USPS trucks and postal workers.
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