Weapons

Project X-Ray Strapped Bombs to Bats

The bat-bomb project was called Project X-Ray, and although it was cancelled, most accounts say that it was an effective weapon. Hibernating bats with bombs attached were put into canisters that would release the bats in mid-air. The bats would then seek shelter, causing the bombs to explode inside buildings.

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