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Radiological Weapons

There are nuclear weapons, biological weapons, chemical weapons, and finally radiological weapons. The threat of exposure to radiological weapons, also known as “Dirty Bombs”, has increased over the last five years. The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, plus the … Continue reading

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Nuclear Weapons

The timeline of nuclear discovery goes as far back as 500 B.C. During that period, Leucippus and Democritus theorized atoms and void. Then, in 1704, Sir Isaac Newton proposed “a mechanical universe with small solid masses in motion.” In the … Continue reading

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Tanks

The armored tank used in warfare today was built out of necessity during the early years of the twentieth century. During World War I, the British wanted a vehicle that could move across the battlefield, withstand the enemy’s machine gun … Continue reading

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