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

  1. Aug 15, 2003 #1

    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"

    http://www.newscientist.com/news/news.jsp?id=ns99994049
     
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  3. Aug 15, 2003 #2
    Bad news from interesting technology...
     
  4. Aug 15, 2003 #3
    So much for world peace
     
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