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The Pentagon’s Autonomous Swarming Drones Are the Most Unsettling Thing You’ll See Today

by Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics

Ejected from a fighter, the tiny drones collaborate to accomplish their mission—with not a single human involved

An arm of the Pentagon charged with fielding critical new technologies has developed a drone that not only carries out its mission without human piloting, but can talk to other drones to collaborate on getting the job done. The Perdix autonomous drone operates in cooperative swarms of 20 or more, working together towards a single goal. Continue reading The Pentagon’s Autonomous Swarming Drones Are the Most Unsettling Thing You’ll See Today