The Missile That Targets Radio Signals Just Got A Deadly Tune Up

Invading enemy airspace is a lot easier when they can't see you coming. So the US military typically targets enemy radar stations using a supersonic air-to-surface weapons called the AGM-88 High-speed Anti-Radiation Missile (HARM). If it emits radio waves, it's in HARM's way. » 9/06/12 11:30am 9/06/12 11:30am

Seattle Cruise Ship Floating Atop Sunken Explosive Arsenal

This'll be the best family vacation ever! Seattle investigators have discovered a cache of heavy explosives beneath a new cruise ship terminal. But don't worry, "Any kind of heat, shock and friction can cause these things to detonate." Wait. » 10/29/10 11:20am 10/29/10 11:20am

Navy Seeking Oxymoronic 'Safer' Bombs With Variable Power

The Navy wants pilots to select power levels before dropping bombs. Sort of like a massage chair, only one that kills people with subsonic burning. They say it will be safer. There is no such thing as a safe bomb. » 9/10/10 2:00pm 9/10/10 2:00pm