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Terminator with a tail
The Enterprise ^ | July 28, 2003 | Jennifer Kovalich

Posted on 07/28/2003 2:13:42 PM PDT by Radix

Edited on 04/13/2004 2:10:33 AM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]

As the tanker slips out of Boston Harbor, terrorists hidden on board emerge. The ship's cargo has been delivered, but they have something else to leave behind dozens of shallow-water mines they will scatter in their wake.

Their goal: to cripple commerce at one of the largest ports on the Eastern seaboard and paralyze a harbor that is a lifeline to millions of people.


(Excerpt) Read more at enterprise.southofboston.com ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Culture/Society; Miscellaneous; News/Current Events; Unclassified
KEYWORDS: antiterrorism; ideas; maritime; robots; technology
The article came with a neat schematic. I will look for it for posting..
1 posted on 07/28/2003 2:13:42 PM PDT by Radix
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To: Radix; snippy_about_it; Victoria Delsoul; radu

So do you drop Robo-Lobster into a pot of boiling oil instead of water?

2 posted on 07/28/2003 4:02:16 PM PDT by SAMWolf (Kiss me twice. I'm schizophrenic.)
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To: SAMWolf
TY Sam
3 posted on 07/28/2003 4:24:39 PM PDT by Radix
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To: Radix
You're welcome Radix. I hope this Robo-Lobster works out. Anything that takes the risk away from our men and women.
4 posted on 07/28/2003 4:36:02 PM PDT by SAMWolf (Kiss me twice. I'm schizophrenic.)
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To: Radix
Next up: Robo garlic butter.
5 posted on 07/28/2003 4:38:32 PM PDT by Junior (Killed a six pack ... just to watch it die.)
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To: SAMWolf; Radix
Thanks for the ping, SAM.

Robo-Lobster....now this is sooooo cool! Excellent find, Radix. They can't put this to use too soon. The sooner, the better for the sake of our fighting men and women.

It is an odd-looking critter, though. LOL!

6 posted on 07/28/2003 11:44:51 PM PDT by radu (May God watch over our troops and keep them safe)
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