SciTech Now Episode 511

In this episode of SciTech Now, discover more human-like Robots; a technology with endless applications; a look into Naked Mole Rats; and empowering future female Pilots.

Empowering Future Female Pilots

A group of Girls from Logan, Utah who aren’t even old enough to get behind the wheel of a car are learning how to fly a plane at a program at Utah State University. It’s all part of an effort to empower Girls to become our Nation’s next Aviators.

Inside the extreme sport of drone racing

Multi-rotors, more popularly known as drones, are being outfitted with video technology to place people in the pilot’s seat. This technology allows users to experience the thrill of flight without the risk of injury. We introduce you to a racing league with local chapters around the world.