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04.15.16         gadgetry  

What Happens When A Drone Hits Flesh?


With the widespread use of drones safety and privacy are becoming a growing concern for governments and citizens alike. Should there be safety courses and licensing? Should there be user age limits? What would happen if you accidentally struck say an animal or person?

Aalborg University in Denmark tested the potential repercussions of an impact. They're searching for solutions to make drone propellers safer and options to lessen the effects of inevitable accidents. In the video below they project a simulated drone at 33 mph into a slab of raw pork roast.

What is shows is kind of scary. It easily slices through the flesh. Check it out below.


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