September 18, 2009, 8:53 AM — Most ocean swimmers know the risks they face: rip currents, sharks, jellyfish. But are they ready for killer robots? Scientists at the Mote Marine Laboratory have finally admitted that one of their ocean-exploring robots has been AWOL for more than a week. Presumably it has spent that time plotting to overthrow its erstwhile human masters, possibly with the help of an army of sea life.
[ via NBC Miami ]