Fast and scary, these robots make all the decisions themselves!
Japanese scientists have praised "the world’s first rover to land on the surface of an asteroid." The Hayabusa2 is expected to land a German-made lander carrying a larger rover in October.
In wars of the future, life-or-death decisions may be made by machines — independent of human control. The development of autonomous weapons is moving fast. The UN in Geneva is trying to get countries to agree on a ban.
Autonomous weapons systems decide for themselves who they attack, and when. So far, the biggest military powers have rejected the introduction of binding rules to govern their use. Here are the key facts.
Yoshiyuki Sankai's exoskeletons let paralyzed people walk and even run. Beyond Japan, though, many Westerners view robots more as a threat than as help.
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