We have seen the future of warfare, and it includes weaponized insects. To be more specific, these are actual insects turned into remote-controlled drones, complete with mini guns, laser-based weapons, and more. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

Dutch artist Job van der Molen took his insect taxidermy skills and mixed in a bit of science fiction imagining by adding lasers to the backs of bees, landing gear and rotors to a dragon fly, and mini-missiles to the back of a beetle. The effect is surprisingly realistic and even more terrifying when you consider that these imaginings could very well become reality if real insect biomechanical research continues on its current path.