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Sub-Sonic: Britain’s Hedgehog


Yesterday we looked at a less than successful weapon developed by the awesomely named Directorate of Miscellaneous Weapons Development. Today, we look at one that was much more successful. Not to be confused with the Soviet Fire Hedgehog, the British Hedgehog was an anti-submarine weapon that actually proved more deadly than depth charges.

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Blue Peacock

Yesterday we looked at land mines, hideous devices that they are. But what if you don’t want to just kill a few soldiers, but take out an entire army and half a country along with it? Well, the Brits have just the device for you. They called it Blue Peacock, which is just disguising the nuclear-based nutso of this…thing.
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Startup: Little Green Men

One assumes the huge amounts of empty space are for the Holodeck.

According to the CBC’s George Snuffleupagus, the British government recently declassified a huge assortment of intelligence files pertaining to UFO’s, and their investigations. While the files themselves don’t necessarily shed a whole lot of data, what is more interesting is what […]