A while back I wrote an article in The Believer about the fantastic vision of the future Air Force, as dreamed up by military planners. Their master document, composed of theoretical systems to help the US maintain "Global Battlespace Dominance" in the 21st century, is called Air Force 2025, and it includes myriad theoretical science fiction combat systems, like Space-Based, AI-Driven Intelligence Master Mind System, Weather as a Force Multiplier, and, my favorite, Concept No. 900481: Destructo Swarmbots.
Well, back in September we learned that China already owns the weather. Luckily, our guys are busy with the Destructo Swarmbots. Or at least they're busy making motion graphics rendering of what the Destructo Swarmbots might be like: