No roads? There's a drone for that
A billion people in the world lack access to all-season roads. Could the structure of the internet provide a model for how to reach them? Andreas Raptopoulos of Matternet thinks so. He introduces a new type of transportation system that uses electric autonomous flying machines to deliver medicine, food, goods and supplies wherever they are needed.
From medicine delivery to crisis relief, Andreas Raptopoulos believes in the promise of drones. Here, he shares six ways autonomous flying machines can improve society.