“mini-nukes”. New Scientist: US plans for mini-nuke arsenal revealed. “A leaked Pentagon document has confirmed that the US is considering the introduction of a new breed of smaller nuclear weapons designed for use in conventional warfare. Such a move would mean abandoning global arms treaties.” [via Generic | Synthetic]
Gee… I thought weapons of mass destruction were a bad thing. They’re also working on weapons with “enhanced radiation.” Nice… [jenett.radio]
We’ve already got those Joe. Tested them in the 60’s and early 70’s. Neutron Bombs. Irradiate everything within about 10 miles and then the radiation dissipates leaving everything untouched and sterile. Work great on things like…oh…I dunno….OIL FIELDS!