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[6 Nov 2008 | No Comment | ]
US Army Working on ‘Ghost’ Soldiers, Mind-Controlled Guns

Self-regenerating body parts. Intelligent “virtual soldiers.” Mind-controlled weapons. Brain “wipes” to purge traumatic memories. “Quantum ghost imaging.”
The U.S. Army’s working on all of these concepts, according to a report on Military.com, a private military-oriented Web site.
“Making science fiction into reality” is the goal, says Dr. John Parmentola, the Army’s director for research and laboratory management.
“You can imagine people who have horrifying memories, it would be great if we could eliminate them so this way they’re not plagued by these memories uncontrollably,” he says, explaining research into cleaning soldiers’ minds of …