Children in Uganda watch a hobbyist's drone fly for the first time, and totally flip out


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#2

He was totally messing with them.


#3

I wonder what the reaction would be if he tried that at a school in the Helmand Province.


#4

that’s the kind of reaction i would want from any group of kids anywhere!


#5

How wonderful it is to be able to have that sense of excitement about something new!


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One of those kids who sees that new tech has the potential to be the next William Kamkwamba, the Malawian kid who improved life for his village with his windmill:


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I would love to see the footage from the drone’s pov!


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I don’t think most military drones look like that, aren’t they usually fixed-wing jets?

edit: also propeller-driven, but mostly fixed-wing. The rotary-wing drones just look like helicopters I think.


#9

Reddit user airforce111 did an awesome remix of this:

https://sendvid.com/bqli5m3u


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http://www.leasticoulddo.com/comic/20160215/


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