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Damn the Torpedoes US Navy Approves Invisible Laser Weapon

Damn the Torpedoes: U.S. Navy Approves Invisible Laser Weapon for USS Ponce

Wade Sims for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Office of Naval Research (ONR) announced Wednesday that it will be approving an experimental directed energy weapon on board the USS Ponce, currently deployed in the Persian Gulf. The 30...

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