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The Umbrella Assassination

The Bulgarian dissident was attacked with a poisoned umbrella in London


Told by eye witnesses to the BBC: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p00p093l


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The story of the Soviet surveilance space station that actually had a machine cannon! Moonraker gets a mention  ajb007/bond

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WXRAsxH … 1&t=0s


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The Germans also thought about mirrors in Space. At first it was envisioned to light up dark areas of of Earth, but during the war it was suggested using the mirror to burn ships at sea or entire cities. Does it sound familiar?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JvY5LFae5to

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