WATCH: A terrifying vision of the future of warfare


A new video shwos the US Navy’s research department has been busy working on a laser weapon. And it works.

Check out this video showing how wars could be fought in the future:

The laser is capable of taking out boats and drones – and is seemingly controlled with an Xbox controller if one shot in the video is anything to go by. I know we should be really impressed with how clever the technology is that makes it happen – but is anyone else not a bit depressed about how this is what new technology is being used for?

James O’Malley
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