The Pentagon's Robots: Arming the Future
Publication Date: December 2007
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Keywords: National security; Robots; autonomous technology; future weapons
Coverage: United States
America's capability to seize and maintain a strategic advantage in robotic national security applications could be lost without sustained and focused commitment from the Administration and Congress. Congress should provide adequate funding, encourage increased coordination, and craft policies that encourage prudent investment in robotic technology.