In the 1970s US scientists tried and failed to put tiny radio transmitters on bedbugs and send them to spy on enemy forces in Vietnam.
Now here’s a challenge for you and your mates to try: I bet you cant say “brainy boffins biting bedbug bugging brainwave backfired badly” three times with a mouthful of bugs!
This Horrible Fact comes from Horrible Science: The Stunning Science of Everything.
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