18 Jun '16, 12pm

The new arms race: robots, swarming drones, 'Iron Man'

The new arms race: robots, swarming drones, 'Iron Man'

A video screen grab show the Sea Hunter, which is designed to be used as an unmanned vessel. DARPA Related Navy’s newest risk-taker is unmanned ship that can cross Pacific Part trimaran and part robot, this odd-shaped ship is an unusual fit at the naval pier. What’s even more unusual is this self-driving vessel is designed to travel thousands of miles through the ocean and conduct its mission without a single crew member on board. In his quest to transform the way the Pentagon wages war, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has turned to Silicon Valley, hoping its experimental culture, innovation and sense of urgency would rub off on the rigid bureaucracy he runs. Carter has made several trips to the region and appointed Eric Schmidt, the chairman of Google's parent company to an advisory board. And recently he sat down at the Pentagon with Elon Musk to see what suggestions the...

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