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U.S. Military Wants Bat Drones With Lasers, Because Life Is Apparently a 'Black Mirror' Episode
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
The statement went on to say that "progress in sensors, optimization and miniaturization of processors, and advances in flight control algorithms have also made it feasible to enable real-time autonomy in a miniature robotic system. In short: The U.S. military seems to believe laser-powered bat drones could prove highly useful compared to the current drones it uses—primarily for surveillance and targeted killings—that are largely constructed based off conventional aircraft designs, especially when it comes to maneuverability and stealth. read more


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