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Insects become fly-on-the-wall spies with tiny cameras, radio controls and microphones

Fly on the wall! The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is working to develop cyborg insects that carry spy equipment. To make the insects as inconspicuous as possible, miniaturized brain probes are inserted during the pupa stage. The idea is the ultra-light implants will naturally integrate into the body of the developing insect.

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Timeline of 2010 till 2019 !

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MicroFlyer, a Microelectronic Aerial Vehicle ( MAV ) over 20-years ago was upgraded with micro-robotic aerial flying insects ( mosquitoes, preying mantis, etc. ), bats, birds and ground-based small reptiles ( scorpions, crabs, snakes, etc. ) used on today's 21st century warfighter battlefields. Report: http://conceptactivityresearchvault.wordpress.com/2011/01/18/robot-combat-intelligence/

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Artificial Intelligence: Friendly or Frightening?

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This video shows an initial test of the MDS (Mobile Dexterous Social) Robot designed and built in collaboration with the MIT Media Lab's Personal Robots Grou...

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The Advanced Acrobatic Robot - Hammacher Schlemmer - This is the advanced robot with an acrobatic repertoire of 75 moves that include somersaults, backflips, and playing an air guitar solo.