NYPD plans fake subway attack

This summer the New York Police Department will release small amounts of a colorless gas in the subways and on the streets. PoliceLights400x225

The aim of the $3 million airflow experiment is to investigate how a harmful agent would disperse in the event of a terrorist attack.

This airflow exchange will cover all five boroughs, including dozens of stations on 21 subway lines.

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, The gasses are nontoxic, nonflammable, and chemically and biologically inactive.

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