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What 20 years of screening 9/11 first responders for health risks has taught us
They were the first at the scene on 9/11. Twenty years later, they're helping us learn the long-term health consequences.
Teslas keep hitting emergency vehicles, and now the government is investigating
The cars in 11 crashes were all in Autopilot or adaptive cruise control mode.
Researchers think 9/11 gave first responders cancer—but proving it will be nearly impossible
New York City's fire department has assembled one of the largest firefighter research populations in the world.
And now, a firefighter in Dubai drowns a car fire on a jetpack
Delivered by jet ski
First Responders Give Google Glass A Second Life
Augmented reality helps identify patients who urgently need care
Brilliant 10: Alper Bozkurt Turns Animals Into First Responders
His "cyberdogs" may save lives
MIT’s Wearable Sensor Pack Turns First Responders Into Digital Mapmakers
The first human moving through a dangerous area can generate annotated digital maps in realtime, imparting critical information to the next wave of responders.
Working as a Team, Autonomous Swarming ‘Bots Quickly Explore and Map Structures
A swarm of intelligent, autonomous robots from Georgia Tech may soon be leading the charge into dangerous and uncertain situations, … Continued
‘Concrete Canvas’ Makes Erecting Permanent Buildings As Easy as Pitching a Tent
Drapeable fabric turns into solid concrete when it gets wet
New Remote System Lets Handlers Guide Their Dogs From Afar
Dogs are smart, and they possess both instinctual and physical abilities to recognize and negotiate obstacles that in many cases … Continued