The US Air Force wants insectoid robots which can deploy behind enemy lines, gather intelligence, and take out enemy targets. "I'm sure they do" you say, "and while they're at it they'd like oil-dispensing cheerleaders and for every other country in the world to agree not to use guns." But this isn't a fantasy brought on by too many awesome 80s cartoons - it's a real project, and it could really happen.
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A preview of apocalypse: The Peacekeeper missile system being tested at the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands. The lines shown are the re-entry vehicles -- one Peacekeeper can hold up to 10 nuclear warheads. Each line, were its warhead live, represents the explosive power of twenty-five Hiroshima-sized (Little Boy) weapons. Link