The Chinese Century, written by Dana Blankenhorn, a Fictional-Non-Fiction (ala Tom Clancy), ripped from today’s headlines or at least adapted as each chapter in the online novel is released.
Via Military.com, bringing Science Fiction to Life !? Sounding like something right of Larry Niven’s RingWorld novels, The U.S. Army Research Laboratory is developing Liquid armor for Kevlar vests. Once a bullet or frag hits the shear thickening fluid, composed Continue reading Army developing Liquid Body Armor
Via craigslist.org: The Pillsbury Doughboy Died Veteran Pillsbury spokesman, The Pillsbury Doughboy, died yesterday of a severe yeast infection and complications from repeated pokes to the belly. He was 71. Doughboy was buried in a slightly greased coffin. Dozens of Continue reading The Pillsbury Doughboy Died
Via military.com, The Shadow RST-V is a new diesel-electric hybrid vehicle used for reconnaissance, surveillance, and targeting. The vehicle is aluminum bodied, with two side doors and a rear access ramp. Bulletproof windows are standard, and for added protection against Continue reading THE HUMVEE GOES HYBRID: Diesel-Electric Shadow RST-V
The The New York Times has a short interview with Mr Red vs Blue, Burnie Burns, about machinima and Halo 2. Category: Machinima