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Astronomers Want To Fire Giant Bullets At Jupiter’s Moon Europa
Hey aliens, you have about 10 years to reveal yourselves before we launch a science missile.
New Smartphone App Locates The Source Of Gunfire
Soldiers have a futuristic new way to find snipers.
For God’s Sake, Stay Inside During A Gun Fight
Bullets work way differently in real life than they do in movies.
Bullet Solves Crime By Tagging Shooters And Snagging Their DNA
Nanomaterials scientists develop a solution to the problem of heat--emitted when a weapon is fired--destroying precious DNA evidence.
Rough Sketch: Self-Guided Bullet
“Our .50-caliber bullet can guide itself to a hit half a mile away”
Self-Correcting Laser Rifle Sight Gives the Most Accurate Shot Yet
When you’re aiming at a target two miles away, the slightest perturbation could end up causing a catastrophic miss — … Continued
Brilliant 10: Chiara Daraio, the Sound Magician
She manipulates simple laws of physics to create “bullets” made of sound waves
U.S. Special Forces Set to Carry XM-25 Laser-Guided Smart-Bullet Weapon into Battle
The $25,000 Best Of What's New award winner is scheduled for full production in 2012
Weapons Manufacturer Unveils Black Box for Guns
The gadget would record details of every shot fired to track both weapon and user performance
Insta-Dimming, Bullet-Resistant Windows for VIP Cars
The U.S. Department of Defense wants electronic windows that resist heat, glare, and bullets