Some of the best and brightest minds in the world have all too often been tasked with dreaming up weaponry that can kill or maim others in the name of war. That said, throughout history, not all of the ideas developed by these minds have been so useful, and neither have serious military projects always been conceived by experts working in some shadowy government department. Mankind in general and especially rich prosperous nations have an intrinsic fantasy with advanced weaponry. To develop such weaponry, a lot of experimentation must be done. And not all of it is successful. What’s more, at times, especially with the benefit of hindsight, the weapons produced have been seriously strange and even downright unworkable. Here are ten such devices – proof that waging war is occasionally a little weird.