Killer Electro-Robot Targets Bears [Link]

Turkish inventor Mustafa Karasungur has come up with a genuinely lethal creation: a robot that delivers 25,000 volts to anything in its path.

Thankfully it’s not intended for use on humans, but instead as an extreme form of scarecrow to stop bears attacking crops. That said, Australia’s Channel 9 News, which spotted the story from a Turkish news agency, noted “There are fears the robot could attack and electrocute innocent passers-by because it is unable to tell the difference between animals and humans.”

[Full story at Channel 9]