US Military Has Kinetic Super Weapon Named “Project Thor”

Imagine 20- to 30-foot-long cylinders made of tungsten being fired from a satellite in orbit, raining down on Earth like a meteor at speeds of more than 10,000 feet per second. Conceived in the 1950s by science-fiction writer Jerry Pournelle, these cylinders known by him as “Thor” and others as “Rods from God” have since become realistic possibilities being considered […]

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