Sunday, March 22, 2009

How my scifi mosquito killer became real..

A protege of the "father of the hydrogen bomb" Edward Teller, Wood is better known for schemes he devised at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory to zap Soviet nuclear missiles with orbiting bomb-driven lasers or small interceptors called Brilliant Pebbles. That never worked.

But he can take some comfort from the fact his Cold-War-style mosquito defence shield does….

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