The technology used in drones have advanced to such a point where it can actually biodegrade in the event of a crash, and there are also drones which target professionals. Well, since the price of the average drone has dropped, more and more laypeople will be able to gain access to it, which is why police have reported a rise in reports from folks who felt that they have been harassed – by drones.
Earlier this year, we did bring you word that the U.S. Navy is all set to deploy their first laser weapon, and that historic moment happened a couple of days back. This particular laser weapon might actually usher in the age of Star Wars, so to speak, where it is capable of destroying a target from afar without having to go through the usual missile deployment. The amphibious transport ship USS Ponce has the honor of being fitted with a prototype 30-kilowatt-class Laser Weapon System, where the laser has been mounted to face the bow, and it can be fired in a few modes.