Intelligent, indestructible and with no humans on board, these sailboats are plotting their own course through the waters of San Francisco Bay. If Richard Jenkins gets his way, soon there’ll be hundreds of them – trawling the oceans for data.
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These would be perfect for smuggling stuff around the world. Put the drugs / guns / money / whatever inside it, take it down to some deserted stretch of beach and throw it in the sea, programmed to sail thousands of miles across an ocean to some other deserted stretch of beach where someone else is waiting to pick it up.
And you know what? It'll happen. I mean, if I have thought of this, then other people will think of it too, epecially those who want to smuggle stuff. They will inevitably be used for that eventually. I mean, it's perfect, it would give them a way to smuggle stuff from pretty much anywhere to pretty much anywhere else, with practically zero risk of being caught.
Omg people are so gullible...
Always assuming innocent usage...
Even with so called research the end result will be how can we exploit the f*ck out of this environment and have more babies in the process...
Someone needs to build something like that that would save a lot Harvest and utilize the Plastics that the tree huggers dumped in the ocean for fuel use plastic for fuel burn it in a gasification unit so there will be no black smoke or nasty smoke coming out just a little carbon dioxide in heat vapor which all the plants with love the little carbon dioxide see you there isn't much of it in the atmosphere and then it would be able to dump the biochar the stuff that wouldn't be burnt out in the microbes will eat that but other than that all the Plastics scooped up dried and burnt as fuel in a boat type vessel all automated all self contained so we can just let him go in the oceans and they harvest all the plastic in use it for fuel a hundred percent automated running 24/7
I'm sure he secured the same "Investors' that gave Zuckerberg, Google, and a plethora of other Silicon Valley Data Collecting Companies their startup capital.. CIA, NSA, Dark Permenent State, ect.. These will be utilized to surveil the worlds oceans and will most likely be placed just outside the most well traveled trade shipping routes. More sensors will likely be added in the future or were not mentioned due to classified nature... Bozo's thumbing this up because many have spent the majority of their conscious existence in the post 9/11 Prison Planet USA... " Its like super advanced technology, it has to be great, Drones make us safer.. Right?"
There are already weird robots trawling the oceans. A guy filmed one passing under his sailboat (moving just below the surface, presumably to minimize detection). Anyone know anything about them? Who made them? What they're doing out there? Someone said they might be Chinese with a military purpose, then another rumor says they might be part of the chemtrails project.
More junk in the oceans, like there's not enough plastic already. What does it matter what sharks do at the "café"? No doubt these drones can get a lot of data but do we really need it? What sailor will enjoy the sight of a drone while he's contemplating the waves? People should stop worshipping technology.
The information that these unmanned vessels can give us are very valuable because we know so little about our oceans. It is not junk because as Jenkins said they have been sailing for four years and not a scratch.
Toilet paper is not plastic, it rots and disappears. I don't own a car. I don't believe any climate issue is caused by humankind except chemtrails, HAARP and other weather mod techniques. I never owned a TV set and am 65. When I'm at my computer at night the only light burning is a 25 watt bulb. Some people actually practice what they advocate.
Interesting video. I thought he was going to say they would send it out to the Pacific gyre and study the rubbish collecting there. That aircraft hanger looks like the one used on Mythbusters - so they can't use that site any more if they were to continue the series?
Martin Geldart: we have been getting very precised ocean weather, wave heights, ocean currents, etc from satellites for over 2 decades. These Silicon Valley idiots know almost nothing about scientific history. I remember these same SV idiots tried to re-invent farming by making 3D seed planters. LOL. Hell they should have invented fruit harvestors because planting seeds is so easy, pre-historic man already did it.