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  1. Liaoning sends drones over East China Sea

    Posted Nov 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Chinese marine authorities began drone patrols for the first time over water and islands in the East China Sea close to North Korea last week. Liaoning's marine department said it had set up an unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) deployment and control centre in the coastal city of Dalian and would send drones on frequent missions to monitor ...

  2. Drones to be used to help regions hit by disasters

    Posted Jul 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Choi Chi-yuk Seven provinces and municipalities plan to introduce pilotless aircraft, or drones, to monitor geological hazards such as earthquakes and landslides, which claim hundreds of lives and cost billions of yuan in economic losses every year. Hu Jie, an official with the Ministry of Land and Resources, revealed the plans during a press conference to discuss the three-day ...

  3. Honey

    Posted Apr 29th 2009, 12:00am by Chris King

    ... honeycomb cells. Three kinds of bees live in the hive. One is the queen. She is the most important bee in the nest. Drones are male bees who look after the queen. The rest of the bees are female ... drones c. guard bees Answers: April 22 1. b, 2. c, 3. a ...

  4. Plastic: A Toxic Love Story

    Posted Apr 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Dongguan. The Dongguan plant is run by genial environmentalist Toland Lam, who gladly shows Freinkel that not all the West's exported trash winds up in the hands of oppressed drones. Lam's ...

  5. talk back

    Posted Apr 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... looking for that last elusive fish. Many a resident is woken night after night by the drone of the boats' diesel engines. Dead fish and black diesel deposits coat the sands on Cheung Sha ...

  6. Rumble in the jungle

    Posted Oct 29th 2007, 12:00am by Nick Meo

    ... the dull drone of road-building machines can now be heard when the wind blows from the north. Hennison Bujang, brother of the village headman, said the Penan would fight on against plans to log ...



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