- Posted October 20, 2013 by
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Impact Your World
Invention of Science and Technology in WWI !
Machine guns are being made which can fire up to 600 bullets a minute (the equivalent of 250 men with rifles).They are 'weapons of mass destruction'.
Artillery: British has started using artillery and firing 170 million shells at a time. Neuve Chapelle has invented the destructive “Box Barrage”.
Gas Grenades: These are the highly toxic, and very effective weapon being made by the Germans. They have already invented 3 main gas grenades.
Transportation: British forces are trying to use trains, lorries, taxis, etc. for their transportation from one country to another.
Communication: Britain has just a few months ago has invented both radios and telephones, so that they can communicate with their troops.
Britain Prime Minister, Lloyd George, said “We are now trying to make the best technology ever, and that our technology will always be the best.”