April 20, 2010

ADF Utilizes Robots for Target Practice

The Australian Defense Force has gone one step further than pop-up targets and uses robots from Marathon Robotics for sniper target practice. The autonomous bots have Segway RMP bases and are programmed to wander around like civilians evil forces. (Serpentine!) When one goes down, they run for cover like girly boys frightened evil forces. So what happens when robotic soldiers start taking target practice? We get that much closer to humanless war.

Via Marathon Robotics

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at April 20, 2010 8:45 AM
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