"Should a Robot Decide When to Kill?"
The Verge recently ran a feature about military robots and the ethics behind them. The article is entitled “Should a Robot Decide When to Kill.” The article includes a video about this topic that covers the DARPA challenge that a WPI robotics team recently competed in. Professor Mike Gennert, the director of Robotics Engineering, also appears in the video speaking about the topic of ethical military robots and the future of robotics.
January 28, 2014