Hey Hezbollah, every time you see an insect, it's us spying on you!

In a Technion aeronautics laboratory, a pair of scientists are conducting experiments funded by the U.S. Army that would allow them to control the flight of insects from afar, as if they were mechanical flight vehicles.

Instead of building a tiny plane whose dimensions would be measured in centimeters, the researchers are taking advantage of 300 million years of evolution. "In order to build drones the size of an insect, you need systems to monitor and control, and to produce energy," says Technion Prof. Daniel Weihs, who served until recently as the chief scientist of the Ministry of Science and Technology...
source: http://www.haaretz.com/print-edition...drone-1.423298