Drone Herds Sheep Because Ireland [Video]

Just call it “drone Commander Shepard”

Ewe In Scotland

Drone supporters like to play up the advantages of drones for agriculture. Normally, this means gains from better maps and cheaper crop inspection, all technical tasks made easier with cheap flying machines. Other uses for drones on farms often get undersold, so let this video of a drone herding sheep in Ireland (set to the tune of “Yakety Sax”) show just what weirdness drones are capable of:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yD9KUB7QqZI?

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Kelsey D. Atherton

Kelsey D. Athertonis a defense technology journalist based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. His work on drones, lethal AI, and nuclear weapons has appeared in Slate, The New York Times, Foreign Policy, and elsewhere.