How Neuroscience Might Define A New Age Of Warfare

NRM writes "In what sounds only fit for the pages of a high-concept Tom Clancy novel, experts have speculated on what shape the future of military conflict might take if current advances in neuroscience continue to break new ground. Experts revealed how it might be possible to direct energy weapons that use wave beams to cause pain and distress to its target, pilot drone aircraft directly with the human brain, or use ‘electrical brain stimulation’ to boost a solider’s combat abilities..."

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C_Menz2352d ago

Scary stuff. Kind of alarming since instead of just worrying about being shot/bombed like in he past wars, soldiers have to deal with a greater variety of harmful weapons that can be used against them.