Boeing launches their autonomous unmanned aircraft

Boeing launches their autonomous unmanned aircraft – “First flight of the Phantom Rayhttp://ow.ly/4PsLZ

Darpa to make cybernetics a reality

Darpa to make cybernetics a reality – “Darpa Looks to Fuse Nerves With Robot Limbs, Make Prosthetics Feel Real” http://ht.ly/30bkT

Monkey controls robot arm with its brain

I’ll avoid rambling on and on about how interesting this is from a scientific perspective or what this could mean for the future of those people with severe spinal injuries (or that it could lead to Avatar-like control of machines or even a genetically-related homunculus):

Are we running out of people to kill?

Are we running out of people to kill? – “No-name terrorists now CIA drone targets” http://ht.ly/1IFfC #war #terrorism #CIA