DailyDirt: Cyborgs Animals To Do Our Bidding

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Artificial intelligence is getting better these days, but before we had artificial neural net software and other fancy algorithms that could mimic animal brains, people tried using real animal brains to perform various tasks. Military projects have attempted to create various animal cyborgs — mostly unsuccessfully. Perhaps someday there will be a truly impressive animal cyborg, but then again, we might regret such a creation.

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Mason Wheeler (profile) says:

The geniuses who came up with this idea apparently never owned a cat before. Seriously, how do you train a cat to do anything?

Have you ever owned a cat? Yes, they’re not as easy to train as a dog, because the average cat is more intelligent and more strong-willed than the average dog, but it’s not all that difficult either, with a bit of patience…

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