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"The science fiction method is dissection and reconstruction. You look at the world around you, and take it apart into its components. Then you take some of those components, throw them away, and plug in different ones, start it up and see what happens."
- Frederik Pohl

Roving Bomb  
  Special zero-gee guided bomb.  

"Roving bombs ... Each with propulsion equipment, to be launched and guided by radio beams, even around corners - and exploded only by a deliberate change of power quality."
From Lost Rocket, by Manly Wade Wellman.
Published by Astounding Science-Fiction in 1941
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