the robot soldier is coming

the robot soldier is coming

robots 0 shares

the pentagon predicts that robots will be a major fighting force in the american military in less than a decade, hunting and killing enemies in combat. military planners say robot soldiers will think, see and react increasingly like humans. In the beginning, they will be remote-controlled, looking and acting like lethal toy trucks. as the technology develops, they may take many shapes. and as their intelligence grows, so will their autonomy. pictured is a hunter-killer prototype fitted with cyclops eye and a gun for a right arm. read the new york times article

have something to add? share your thoughts in our comments section below.
all comments are reviewed for the purposes of moderation before publishing.

comments policy


a diverse digital database that acts as a valuable guide in gaining insight and information about a product directly from the manufacturer, and serves as a rich reference point in developing a project or scheme.

designboom will always be there for you

milan, new york, beijing, tokyo,  since 1999