Direct Energy Weapons “shoot beams of electromagnetic energy, a nearly inexhaustible power source.” Video after the jump. What are your thoughts?

Like Star Trek’s phasers, they can be throttled up or down to a “stun” setting ro a more lethal “kill.” So why are these weapons not being used in the battle in Iraq? Logistical problems have conspired to keep them off the battlefield

Direct Energy Weapons “shoot beams of electromagnetic energy, a nearly inexhaustible power source.” Video after the jump. What are your thoughts?

Like Star Trek’s phasers, they can be throttled up or down to a “stun” setting ro a more lethal “kill.” So why are these weapons not being used in the battle in Iraq? Logistical problems have conspired to keep them off the battlefield