In what archaeologists are calling the “find of a lifetime,” a horde of Late Bronze Age weapons has been discovered at a Scottish construction site. Among the items found is a gold-decorated spearhead, and a 3,000-year-old bronze sword in remarkably good condition.
The Mayans used a short shaft of wood like a gun in battle, sending darts toward incoming attackers at amazing speeds. It may not have been powered by gunpowder, but it was still an effective killing tool.
Those military advisers from France, Britain and Italy can't reach Benghazi fast enough. While Libya's rebels might have the zeal to fight Moammar Gahdafi, the weapons in their arsenal are laughable, pitiful or outright useless.