The Institute for Peace Research (PRIO) has the new book of the month The Good Drone gave us one extraordinarily informative and intelligent consideration of the new unmanned "aircraft". As part of PRIO's series «Emerging technologies, ethics and international affairs» The Good Drone take hold of the social and mental changes that follow new technology.
The drones are known from Obama's death lists, where he each week signed executions of suspected dangerous people around the world. Thousands have been killed using drones, as you can see in the movie Drone (2014). These cynical executions occur without trial, and the rockets often strike civilians as well.
But what are drones? according to The Good Drone they fly high and low, short and long, fast and slow. They are large, small or in micro and nano size. They act alone or in swarms, are powered by gasoline, battery, solar. . .