It’s not your father’s cargo ship

The 21st Century is bringing bold and exciting ideas and new technologies that are propelling us into the future. New technologies and apps are changing our lives in ways we used to think of as science fiction. Topics like the use of drones are almost commonplace, even discussions on autonomous vehicles can be heard over the dinner table these days. But all of these new technologies are reaching farther and wider than most of us realize. Enter Rolls Royce with this amazing article in Popular Mechanics projecting spaceship-like crewless cargo ships, possibly by the year 2020! In the link you will also find an amazing video showing how the ships are monitored and navigated by a future shore control center.

Click the image below to watch the video.