Haiti earthquake search and rescue

FINDER Senses Heartbeats Amid Rubble

The new device can detect minute movements and could save lives during the next large-scale disaster.

Carrier-Based Drone Makes History, Flies with Manned Aircraft

It's expected to take years of additional work before unmanned aircraft become a regular part of the Navy's air wings, but a recent trial shows how they can operate together.

Scientists are Building a Cyberinfrastructure to Predict and Visualize Wildfire Behavior

WIFIRE system will use sophisticated computer techniques to monitor and predict the spread of wildfire.