Biology — Johanna van Bronswijk of the Eindhoven University of Technology earned the Ig Nobel biology prize by vacuuming up insects, mites, spiders, crustaceans, bacteria, and fern spores from Dutch mattresses, to survey all the tiny beasties lurking in the average bed. The Pentagon certainly admits giving the project consideration, releasing a statement affirming: Also included in the documents were proposals to release a chemical to cause halitosis bad breath ; coat enemies in honey, and drop beehives in the area. While the laboratory also came up with similarly questionable ideas, such as bad-breath bombs, flatulence bombs and bombs designed to attract swarms of stinging insects to enemy combatants, one has to admit that the gay bomb is certainly the most novel. Archived from the original on 15 October
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. It is possible via electrostimulation, to trigger the sexual areas of the brain, and with training, could hypothetically create a false homosexual lust in enemy combatants. However, it was proposed to the National Academy of Sciences in and sparked a series of other, equally unusual chemical warfare ideas.
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