Gamma-ray weapons could trigger next arms race: Newscientist.com

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Ivan Seeking
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"The explosive works by stimulating the release of energy from the nuclei of certain elements but does not involve nuclear fission or fusion. The energy, emitted as gamma radiation, is thousands of times greater than that from conventional chemical explosives"

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cala
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Bad news from interesting technology...
 
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Zantra
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So much for world peace
 

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