UK drone offered for Fukushima clean-up (2:10)
Jan. 28 - A three-man team from the University of Bristol have devised a semi-autonomous drone to help monitor radiation levels after nuclear accidents. Alarmed at the use of manned helicopters immediately after the Fukushima disaster three years ago, the researchers say their drone is a safer and less expensive alternative. Jim Drury went to see it in action. ( Transcript )
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