Genetically engineered bacteria, bionic limbs, and synthetic vaccines will help the U.S. build a more powerful military, according to DARPA, the Pentagon’s futuristic research arm. The agency’s renewed interest in biology comes despite scientists’ recent warnings about genetic engineering and deadly disease bugs.
They call it PETMAN because scientists like to tempt fate. Who knew putting a windbreaker and a gas mask on a robot would instantly turn it from mildly intimidating to most terrifying thing you’ve ever seen?
Why does Boston Dynamics hate humanity? Their BigDog will be on the front lines in the ensuing war for domination.
Like a motorized Indiana Jones. DARPA is bound and determined to kill us all.
Steady there, buddy, let me call you a cab.
To help them! Not to murder them. Honest.
Can machines have swag? The answer is obviously yes.
BigDog is a four-legged robot that can negotiate any terrain you throw at it.
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