'Robot Wars' - Full Film
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Forbidden Knowledge TV | Feb 14, 2012 | Alexandra Bruce
Forbidden Knowledge TV
December 26, 2011
Over the past decade, U.S. soldiers have operated on the front lines of the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.
During that time, Americans have developed a low tolerance for their soldiers coming home dead. Also, soldiers are surrounded by an overwhelming amount of new technology as a part of their normal lives.
The Pentagon is building an army of unmanned systems -- machines with autonomous capabilities. What will this new era of warfare look like? Do the legal structures exist to deal with these new killer robots?