2000 - Peace

Year2000
CategoryPeace
DescriptionThe British Royal Navy, for ordering its sailors to stop using live cannon shells, and to instead just shout "Bang!"
Reference"Orthopteran DCMD Neuron: A Reevaluation of Responses to Moving Objects. I. Selective Responses to Approaching Objects" F.C. Rind and P.J. Simmons, Journal of Neurophysiology, vol. 68, no. 5, November 1992, pp. 1654-66.
WinnersThe British Royal Navy