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Planned cluster bomb hunts targets down

Planned cluster bomb hunts targets down

作者:南蚤蕺  时间:2019-03-02 06:16:04  人气:

By Paul Marks THE US air force is seeking to develop a cluster weapon that releases a swarm of bomblets that could each pursue and destroy targets many kilometres away, New Scientist has learned. “This is a dangerous and very worrying development,” says Noel Sharkey, a specialist in the ethics of autonomous systems at the University of Sheffield in the UK. Sharkey has argued that giving a robot the power to decide when and who to attack raises serious practical and ethical questions,