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CIA reveals robot catfish and dragonfly spies

Dragonfly spy: Another device from the Office of Research and 
Development (wow, what were those guys on?) is the ‘Insectothopter’. 
This Unmanned Aerial Vehicle is the grandfather of the modern-day drone

The agency says the sites allow visitors to ‘find new ways to connect to a broad array of Agency content’. The YouTube channel ( has a range of unintentionally amusing ‘tours’ and potted histories of the spy agency. But by far and away the most intriguing is its Flickr stream (, which shows off some of the weird and wonderful gadgets employed since the Second World War.

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