The future of remote robotic warfare is already here

Robot warfare
Still think that a future filled with miltary robots and unmanned drones, warfare and destruction controlled by the flip of a button or jerk on a joystick from thousands of miles away, is just a distant SF fantasy? Think again. In 2010, the US military will spend more for unmanned air power than they will for those flown by onboard human pilots. The public has yet to grapple with the social, political, and moral implications, but the military is already there. We’ve seen the future, and it’s unmanned.


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