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Last modified: May 3, 2006, 7:21 AM PDT
By William Broad
The New York Times
The Bush administration is seeking to develop a powerful ground-based laser weapon that would use beams of concentrated light to destroy enemy satellites in orbit.
The largely secret project, parts of which have been made public through Air Force budget documents submitted to Congress in February, is part of a wide-ranging effort to develop space weapons, both defensive and offensive. No treaty or law forbids such work.
Originally posted by Char2c35t
terrorists lol all this terroist talk i see going on is just silly, no terrorist organization would have that much tech knowledge and captial without being under the direction of a national department and resources which would mean that the said terrorists are government employees or forces and not terrorists.
Originally posted by skippytjc
Wrong, at least one "terrorist organization" has the ability: Iran