Terror Bots Being Designed to Hunt You Down : Discovery News

A headless metal warrior stomps towards you, shooting. Fortunately, you’ve been training for a marathon and easily jet off to safety down an alleyway. But wait -– now a metal cheeta-bot is after you, racing faster than your puny legs can go. As the space between you and the galloping beast closes, you round a corner, see a door and dive through. It slams behind you. As you freeze, holding your breath, the robotic cat passes by outside with a wake of metallic echoes.

Relieved, you exhale into the dark. A fatal mistake -– outside, another robot has detected your breath and alerted the enemy to your location …

via Terror Bots Being Designed to Hunt You Down : Discovery News.

This is even weirder than the similar stuff I’ve seen in sci-fi. Oh DARPA, what will you come up with next?

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