Monday, May 5, 2008

Army's Bug-Bot Swarm Takes on Terrorists

Perhaps this picture of a bug-like robot that joins a military horde of intelligent machines
intrigued you. If so, then you'll probably enjoy this animated
promotional video, from defense contractor BAE Systems. In it, the
company off its vision for "Micro Autonomous Systems and Technology" --
tiny, swarming, insectoid robots. The Army just gave BAE Systems a $38
million contract to head up a consortium of researchers into the
next-gen mini-drones.


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