TED Talk Event: January/February

TED Boca Raton:  January 13, 2016
TED Coconut Creek:  February 4, 2016

At his lab at the University of Pennsylvania, Vijay Kumar and his team have created autonomous aerial robots inspired by honeybees. Their latest breakthrough: Precision Farming, in which swarms of robots map, reconstruct and analyze every plant and piece of fruit in an orchard, providing vital information to farmers that can help improve yields and make water management smarter.

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For additional information on this subject including technology, math and science supporting flight, view Vijay’s prior TED Talk aired in 2012: