Ok, so it’s not quite “magic”, butv this wand-like device is still an interesting invention nonetheless. Designed by Fred Pearson, the Stunstick Neuroscrambler delivers a “high-voltage, low-amperage electrical charge that overrides messages from the brain to the muscles, leaving the victim unable to control that part of his body.” Continue reading for a video.
But, unlike any other weapon, it can also act like a Taser, the weapon most often used by police. A Taser delivers higher voltages and, by making contact in two points, contracts muscles throughout the body, causing the subject to collapse. That versatility is a boon for cops, who don’t always want to Taser an attacker into submission