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U.S. Military Robots Of The Future: Visual Tour

Meet robots that fight fires, climb ladders, search for bombs, and race across the battlefield. The technological singularity is near, say military strategists.
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There are several robotics labs working on flying-insect robots, including Harvard and Ohio State University/Wright Paterson Air Force Base. But Berkeley's Biomimetic Millisystems Lab did it the easy (or less hard) way, by attaching wings on its cockroach robot DASH. Gives new meaning to the term "wireless network."

Image credit: UC Berkeley

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