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Futuristic technologies

  1. Apr 20, 2006 #1
    I dont know if this the right place to ask this question but i hope the moderators will take care of it.

    In our school as the part of the Year of physics they are conducting a competition( a presentation basically).

    since many of you here are more tallented and more experienced than me so i thaught that asking you about some good futuristic technologies would be a good start. i hope you will name some good ones.

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  3. Apr 20, 2006 #2


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    Well in what field? "Futuristic technologies" could be thousands of things.
  4. Apr 20, 2006 #3
    I did a report on high tech milltary weapons.I think I can help you with that:
    1)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E-bomb" [Broken]They use an electormagntic pulse to disable enmey electornics.I think this technology is very realistic and possible, it could might even be in testing and there not telling anyone.
    2)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sensor-fuzed_weapon" [Broken] can cover 30 arcres with one bomb:bugeye: !(Who needs nukes?)
    3)Laser weapons:There several weapons that I included in my report(this was longest part in my report).
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heim_theory" [Broken]
    a)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Airborne_Laser" [Broken] attached to a Boeing 747-400f.
    b)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/High_energy_laser_area_defense_system" [Broken] it combines both charteristics both of a solid state and liguid based laser.Currently a 1kw prototype has been built there was a 15kw laser execpted to be built by the end of this year(not sure if it has I wrote this report in 2005)
    I had more about lasers but I'am having trouble finding links about it
    This is non-milltray stuff
    This is stuff about the Ftl- Heim QT based propulsion models
    http://news.scotsman.com/scitech.cfm?id=16902006" [Broken]
    I hope that helps.
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  5. Apr 22, 2006 #4
    thanks for those. I looking for some that are non battle type. anyway thanks a lot. What do u think about transporters??
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