Women Rock IT
Captaining Shark-Detecting Drones in Australia
Drones have many practical oceanic applications including everything from real-time shore alerts when sharks are present to collecting humpback whale exhale condensate -- or snot -- to track whale health.
How a Research-Driven Approach to Drones Can Help Us Save Lives
Drones are changing public safety operations for the better. New emerging drone technologies offer the promise of reducing search times, improving situational awareness, enhancing team safety, reducing costs, and even the potential of delivering medical supplies ahead of rescue teams. But sound research must be utilized to measure the positive impacts in order to make sure drones are utilized appropriately.
Why Empowering Female Designers Can Improve Health Outcomes
Cervical cancer, when caught early, can be affordably and effectively treated. But the vast majority of women in the poorest parts of the world have never been screened. The Callascope was designed by women for women to empower them to take care of their own health, without stigma.
The Life Changing Potential of Artificial Intelligence
The discourse about AI is too often focused on the negatives. Did you know Australians are already getting essential medicines delivered directly to their doorstep via these amazing machines?
Why I’m Developing for Mars and Sustainable Life in Space
This post was written by guest blogger Dr. Natalie Rens, CEO of Spaceport AI. She recently spoke as part of Cisco’s Women Rock-IT series.
Using Blockchain Technology to Solve Global Problems
Recognized proof of identity is the right of every single person on our planet, and blockchain technology is one of the newest tools to help us achieve that vision.
A Drone May Save Your Life One Day
Dr. Catherine Ball recently asked young women how they would use drones to make the world a better place as part of Cisco's Women Rock-IT speaker series.
Discovering New Forms of Storytelling with Data
She's A Crowd will ensure every woman, anywhere in the world, can access a platform to share her story safely, and that those stories will be heard by people who have the power to change the outcome.