Watch a swarm of 300 robots reorganize autonomously

Watch a swarm of 300 robots reorganize autonomously By: Kelsey D. Atherton     By sensing and changing with the environment, robots are able to assemble into formations through individual action. (Screenshot by Kelsey D. Atherton)  Against the white void, the assembled robots look like nothing so much as ball bearings with Christmas lights on. This is […]

Are cyber weapons similar to WMDs? DoD wants to know

Are cyber weapons similar to WMDs? DoD wants to know By: Mark Pomerleau The Department of Defense is interested in exploring the relationship between cyber and weapons of mass destruction. In a call for papers requested by the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, the Air Force’s Institute for National Security Studies, in support of the Project on Advanced Systems […]