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The $US300 Action Movie

The $US300 Action Movie

Director/writer Michael Ashton took $US300 and an obvious understanding of cinema basics and special effects and made this 12-minute short film called Lazy Teenage Superheroes. It’s quite impressive! The acting, not so much.

Rocket Grenade Smashed to Bits In Flight By Quick Kill Defence System

Rocket Grenade Smashed to Bits In Flight By Quick Kill Defence System

We’ve written about the sci-fi sounding Army’s Future Combat System before, but the Army’s just demonstrated a successful test of one of its components: the Quick Kill vehicle defence system. Check it out: the Raytheon system uses an electronically-scanned radar array to detect an incoming anti-tank rocket-propelled grenade, then vertically…