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What is the role of drones and robots in wars and how will they shape the future of the US...
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What is the role of drones and robots in wars and how will they shape the future of the US military? Over the past decade, the US military has shifted the way it fights its wars, deploying more unmanned systems in the battlefield than ever before. Today there are more than 7000 drones and 12000 ground robots in use by all branches of the military. These systems mean less American deaths. They also...