Because building our future killers is all the rage right now, this is a video of a quadrocopter fitted with a 3-D printed claw modeled after an eagle's so it can grab things in flight. You know, things like YOUR HEAD. Then drop you from really high up. Like my high school physics teacher Mr. Logan used to say, "It's not the fall that kills you, it's the sudden stop at the end." Every time he said it he would send himself into a laughing fit -- one time so bad he farted. He didn't even apologize.
Hit the jump for a video of the head-grabber in action.
Thanks to Matty Matt and clay, who both have quadrocopter hunting permits. Me? I have an expired fishing license.
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