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Wednesday, 13 April 2016

LWW: Laser Weapon Web

For those who have read the previous few posts, you'll find many arguments and solutions to reducing the effectiveness of lasers. Unfun by design, they allow for combat at extreme ranges, where maneuvering becomes nsignificant and combat nothing more than a slugfest.... but what's the logical extreme?

Friday, 1 April 2016

Stealth in Space is Possible IV

Stealth in space is possible... but it will not resemble our conventional understanding of it.

We will now consider all elements discussed in previous parts of this series to paint a general picture of how stealth would be applied in a plausible setting.