I saw this in the Daily Hate this morning Robotic exoskeleton - that is so soft and light it pulls on like a pair of trousers - could one day give soldiers superhuman strength | Mail Online The line that really got me thinking is; Do we actually need the ability to carry heavier loads than is normally possible? Would this simply mean that because soldiers CAN carry more, they would. And as a result be further overloaded with equipment and all this technological advancement would be wasted with no improvement in combat effectiveness. First thread, I think it's in the right place. I've also searched the threads and can't see anything recent but feel free to put me right in a banterous and robust manor. I've pasted the article below.