Astute Submarine Looks like a Whale, Never Needs Refuelling

Click to view This is the British Royal Navy's newest class of submarine, the Astute. And this is what the nuclear-powered behemoth can do: generate its own air and water; sit in the English Channel and fire cruise missiles at North Africa; but perhaps the most extraordinary feature of the British-built sub is that it… » 5/08/07 9:28am 5/08/07 9:28am