Slaughterbots: Science Fiction or Apocalyptic?

A Stanford professor created this short film:

And then I recently saw this article:

Kurt Kreiger, the drone’s pilot and engineer, coaxes his machine - named Shep - to the ground. The team huddles around it, pulling pieces apart and inspecting the pellet shooter. When the drone stops working mid-flight, they have to take it apart, fix it, then refill it with pellets and move on to the next patch” of land they aim to vaccinate.”

https://www.npr.org/2017/12/10/569468428/biologists-with-drones-and-peanut-butter-pellets-are-on-a-mission-to-help-ferret

December 15, 2017


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