Currently, the Pentagon is spending £70 billion [$130 billion] on a program to build heavily-armed robots for the battlefield in the hope that future wars will be fought without the loss of its soldiers’ lives.” Video after the jump. What are your thoughts?
The American military is already planning units of about 2,000 men and 150 robots, among them land-based “infantry” devices and drone aircraft. In the far future it is hoped that the miniaturised robots will walk like humans, or hover like some birds. Others may look like insects. Scientists say that, working at full tilt, the process is likely to take at least 20 years
[via FreshCreation – Telegraph Group Limited]