Latest Electromagnetic pulse Stories

2014-04-22 12:24:15

MT. PROSPECT, Ill., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cyber Innovation Labs, LLC (CIL), a premier enterprise-class design/build/manage service provider of EMP and Solar Flare Protected Data Centers, announced today the establishment of a new entity, EMP GRID Services, LLC, by virtue of a teaming agreement signed with Cupertino Electric, Inc., ETS-Lindgren, Resilient Design Fabrication and WiredRE. The agreement unites the five entities to leverage one another's industry expertise,...

Boeing’s Microwave Missile
2012-10-25 21:05:58

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online As it stands, one of the best ways to render a building packed with satellite and communications equipment ineffective is to get someone close enough to throw that one, clearly marked breaker switch. You know the one, it´s in all the movies. Another, and often more chosen method, is to blow the entire building to smithereens. While effective, destroying entire buildings not only ensures plenty of collateral damage, it...

2011-06-08 12:15:00

The U.S. Air Force has offered a rare glimpse inside the President's "doomsday" plane recently. The aircraft is said to be able to withstand the ultimate worst-case scenarios, such as nuclear blasts and asteroids. The $223 million plane is on standby 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and is fitted with radiation and electromagnetic pulse. The plane is specifically designed to run the government and the military from the air in the event of nuclear war. The aircraft runs on 165,000 pounds of...

2010-05-18 08:45:00

Ball lightning is a circular light phenomena occurring during thunderstorms and there are a large class of reports by eyewitnesses having experienced such events. Scientists have been puzzled by the nature of these apparent fire balls for a long time. Now physicists at the University of Innsbruck have calculated that the magnetic field of long lightning strokes may produce the image of luminous shapes, also known as phosphenes, in the brain. This finding may offer an explanation for many ball...

2010-02-08 17:28:00

HAMPTON, Va., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Could a major electromagnetic pulse or EMP be a global perfect storm for our electrical distribution system, communications, and the new technology society? (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) On Wednesday, Feb. 10, at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, William Forstchen, author of the New York Times best seller "One Second After" will discuss the thesis of his book in his lecture "EMP, and the Potential...

2009-07-28 11:06:00

BUFFALO, N.Y., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- EMPACT America today announced plans for an international conference "Protecting America Against Electromagnetic Pulse," to be held at the Niagara Falls Conference Center, Sept. 8-10. The conference, which will feature opening remarks from former House Speaker Newt Gingrich via video and in-person speakers including experts on EMP representing Congress, the military, academia and the private sector. The conference will focus on the nation's...

2009-03-19 12:31:00

SAN DIEGO, March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Roger Chapin, Founder and President of Make America Safe, has written an article for the Washington Times which advocates preemptive strikes on Iran to destroy their nuclear facilities at the earliest possible time. Chapin wants the U.S. to act preemptively to head off an Iranian nuclear attack on Israel and an electro-magnetic pulse (EMP) attack on the United States. "And given Israel's warnings to Iran and its prior attacks on Iraqi and...

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