A Bolivian inventor is proving that one person’s trash is another person’s treasure, by taking cast-off materials and using them to make the body of a drone that can fly to an altitude of two kilometres. In developing countries like Bolivia, Alex Chipana says such innovative use of everyday materials could have a positive impact on the lives of millions. Tara Cleary reports (Watch Video).
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