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Robobugs Could Be Next Tool for War Time Soldiers

Warfare is scary enough, but now some scientists want to throw some spiders and snakes into the action, but with the intention of making it less scary for soldiers.

BAE Systems is developing electronic spiders, insects, and snakes to help soldiers gather information without exposing them to dangerous situations on the battlefield, according an announcement the defense giant released this week. The effort is being funded by a $38 million agreement with the U.S. Army.

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Maddens Raiders3488d ago

I stay on this Earth; the more I wonder where we're all going to end up.

It doesn't look good for the non-military types in the near future in my estimation. Kojima is a forward looking genius from years past.