Genetically engineered cyborg dragonflies now being weaponized for surveillance missions

(Natural News) Imagine a swarm of genetically-engineered cyborg insects capable of flying around undetected while engaging in spying and other activities on behalf of government intelligence, the military or law enforcement agencies – or for that matter, a foreign power or terrorist organization.

It may sound like science fiction, but the technology is real, and it’s very close to becoming fully functional.

For years now, researchers have been attempting to build robotic insects capable of flying and moving like the real thing, but so far their efforts have fallen far short of what nature has produced over millions of years of evolution…. [read more]