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The Military

Tiny, Morphing, Electricity-Stealing Spy Planes Developed 163

tkohler writes "The Air Force Research Lab is developing an Electric Motor-powered Micro Air Vehicle (MAV) that can 'harvest' energy when needed by attaching itself to a power line. It can also temporarily change its shape to look more like innocuous piece of trash hanging from the cable. For domestic spying, maybe it will morph into a pair of sneakers?"

Machines take me by surprise with great frequency. - Alan Turing