We can use drones to get inside and learn more about active, gassy volcanoes

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Technology has once again proven its worth. Volcanic eruptions cannot be accurately predicted, but an upcoming eruption can be estimated by collecting the gases spewed by volcanoes. Unfortunately, this can be dangerous and time-consuming. Now, drones are making it safer and easier than ever before. Researchers have started sending drones into dangerous areas to collect the gases. Pilots can choose when and where to collect the gas sample with the flick of a switch on the remote control without exposing themselves to danger. Pretty convenient, right? Read full article here

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