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Brain-Jacked Locusts Could Be The Next Bomb Detectors | Popular Science

Brain-Jacked Locusts Could Be The Next Bomb Detectors | Popular Science

The cutting edge of bomb detection technology may soon be a bug wearing a backpack. A team of engineers from Washington University in St. Louis is developing cyborg locusts that will be flown via remote control into hazardous areas, use their antennae to sniff for explosive chemicals, and send wireless alerts when they find them.

Source: Brain-Jacked Locusts Could Be The Next Bomb Detectors | Popular Science