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Comments on Robotic Underground Munitions
I think that if you want to destroy enemies in bunkers, you go with claws or robotic earthworms, courtesy of Philip K. Dick and Harry Harrison. (Read the complete story)

"The problem with the underground munition idea is that eventually somebody comes up with the planet buster bomb and then it's all over."
(Bill Christensen 3/20/2010 1:13:39 PM)
"Yo, ho, ho and a battle of RUM? Is this an idea for an underground system, or a mobile, self propelled land mine?"
(Dewtey 3/20/2010 2:39:23 PM)
"A little of both, I think. I don't think that the US military wants to release an autonomous robotic explosive device. I assume that the communications component has to do with getting a signal from the robot above ground; this would let humans participate in problem-solving, direction, and then finally, detonation. "
(Bill Christensen 3/20/2010 3:21:10 PM)
"Sounds like something that would be used by the NOD faction in CnC games."
( 3/21/2010 1:52:45 AM)

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