Snail venom painkillers, robotic guns as border guards, making nuclear reactors safer (maybe)…
“The venom of the predatory marine snail Conus Magus is one of the most potent painkillers on the planet. It has a greater potency than morphine, but works in an entirely different way.”
“Once a target is verified and authorized for destruction, operators sitting safely behind command center computers push a button to fire the weapon.” It’s just like a computer game! Paging Prof. Baudrillard …
Laudable, certainly. Missing the point? Possibly.