The global swan population could become extinct if mad scientists are given free reign to replace them with robotic swans they are creating in their labs.
Though highly unlikely, it’s worth thinking about, especially as some apparently sane scientists at the National University of Singapore have already started replacing real swans with robotic ones, probably not thinking about the possible future consequences of global mass production.
And they’ve even nabbed the name – their robotic swan is called “Swan”, short for Smart Water Assessment Network. It’s also super-strong – capable of withstanding collisions with kayaks and small boats. [Read more…] about Mad scientists could replace real swans with robot swans worldwide