Conspiracy of the Day: Spy Flies

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The US government has been accused of sending out tiny, dragonfly-like drones to spy on anti-war protesters. People claim that mechanical insects have been sent by the government to hover over anti-war protests and collect information, <a title=”reports the British newspaper the <I>Telegraph</I>” href=”http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2007/10/11/wrobots111.xml” target=”_blank”>reports the British newspaper the <i>Telegraph</i>
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<p align=”left”>It sounds to me like the work of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) who, <a title=”according to the BBC” href=”http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/4808342.stm” target=”_blank”>according to the BBC</a>, in 2006 sought to create a “cyber-insect army,” of remote control bugs to sniff out bombs or spy on people. — <em>Bennett Gordon</em>
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