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Originally posted by XxRagingxPandaxX
Ausome... another weapon to police third world countries with!
Originally posted by thecinic
Hell yes, aim a few of these things at pyongyang!!!!
Oh and in breaking news forum you have to paste the whole title as it appears from the source.... I agree as this is not *sci-fi* but thats what the source has it titled.....
Originally posted by SmedleyBurlap
Originally posted by Sinter Klaas
And then there was an EM pulse detonation
Try and fire now you scumbags...
Cool stuff though.
Originally posted by whatukno
Haven't they had this for a while?
Originally posted by wonderboy2402
This isn't anything new... I remember reading about it in popular mechanics years back while in school.
These things are so massive, and require so much energy that for the time being would be limited to warships or I guess stationary infrastructure.
I'll sit up when I see the first ship equipped with these doing test runs on derelict ships and splitting them in half. =]
EDIT: I would be more concerned by the weaponized satellites that drop kinetic weapons... giant tungsten lawn darts that land with tremendous force from orbit.
z10.invisionfree.com...edit on 10-12-2010 by wonderboy2402 because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by Clisen33
So if, lets say the UK or Germany developed this then it would be OK right? Yeah, the U.S. is going to mount this on a cruiser, park it in the Persian Gulf and fire it on innocent Iraqi and Afghan citizens. Jealousy much?
I'll toss this into the fray while we're all bickering about this. Since the U.S. is falling apart and about to implode with cataclysmic economic failure, throwing the average citizen into chaos and cannibalism - they somehow develop this:
No offense, but the people who are mocking the U.S. with ignorant posts need to calm down.
edit on 10-12-2010 by Clisen33 because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by Dagar
Great, more ways to rain death and destruction on the rest of the planet, whilst your infrastructure crumbles, your people lose their jobs and homes, your politicians spend money like it's going out of fashion (it is), and all paid for by your grandchildren.
Originally posted by purplemer
When will we get weapons of peace....