May 13, 2003
“The transition to mechanized weaponry is key to the military’s transformation from heavy ground forces to smaller human units fortified with robotic weapons. The goal: to limit casualties.
“Within 20 years, squadrons of unmanned planes will swarm enemy sites like killer bees, launching missiles and avoiding detection with sophisticated jamming devices.
“Self-programmed submarines will replace dolphins to detect and disarm mines. Robotic mules the size of pickups will… read more