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  • Zap [Super high voltage to treat cancer, other ailments]

    08/04/2006 12:15:16 PM PDT · by LibWhacker · 11 replies · 870+ views
    IEEE Spectrum ^ | August 2006 | Karl H. Schoenbach, Richard Nuccitelli, and Stephen J. Beebe
    40 Thousand volts, four thousand amperes, and over one hundred million watts squeezed into a cubic centimeter. You’d think that would be enough to vaporize just about anything, and it certainly doesn’t seem like the kind of electricity you’d want to apply to your body. But if our research continues to succeed as it has, years from now we’ll be asking some cancer patients to do just that. And it might just save their lives. The trick is to apply that gargantuan jolt for only a few billionths of a second. That’s so brief a time that the energy delivered...
  • ZOT this Fashist!

    02/08/2006 12:53:07 PM PST · by fingerlakestennesee · 197 replies · 7,796+ views
    LIVE FREE FROM FASHISTS!
    In this war freedom should come first not after! In New Hampshire the Motto is Live free or Die! I don't need Bush spying on law abiding americans and taking our freedoms. Anyone who surrenders a square inch of freedom to the government in the name of saftey is a traitor and should be treated like one! Let the Bush Fashists all drop dead! Filthy Commys! LET FREEDOM RING!
  • A special message from the Department of Troll Control, come and get it!

    01/12/2006 8:39:35 AM PST · by dhls · 6,335 replies · 37,707+ views
    Department of Troll Control | Another Ignorant Troll
    Fellow Americans, there comes a time every mans life when we must give up ourselves before we are worthy to recieve. There comes a time in this war on terror when in order to protect liberty, we have to give it up in the mean time for safty. That's right folks. Today, Americans have forsaken the creator for the creation and have decided that they would value our "civil liberties" than protecting western civilization and rich white people from the tender mercies of radical Islamic terrorists. Selfish liberals insist and whine that Bush has no right to spy on Americans...
  • TV STATION EMPLOYEE ELECTROCUTED BY HIGH VOLTAGE WIRING

    06/09/2004 10:24:35 AM PDT · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 20 replies · 166+ views
    HEARNE -- A photojournalist for a Bryan-College Station television station was apparently electrocuted Tuesday after the mast of the station's live van came in contact with high voltage wiring while covering a story about a gas well explosion, the station said. Matt Moore, 23, of Temple, was setting up for a live shot about 6 p.m. in Hearne when he was killed. The KBTX television station employee was dead at the scene, the station said in a news release. An autopsy has been ordered to determine the cause of death. Three other people who were covering the story for KBTX...
  • Sabotage! Huge Explosion topples High Voltage Pylon Connecting Greece and Italy near Albanian Border

    03/19/2002 8:11:05 PM PST · by Spar · 40 replies · 551+ views
    AP/Yahoo ^ | Tuesday March 19, 10:39 am Eastern Time | AP/Yahoo
    Tuesday March 19, 10:39 am Eastern Time Associated Press Power company employees ask for full investigation of electricity pylon explosion ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The union representing Public Power Company employees on Tuesday demanded a full investigation into a powerful explosion that damaged a high voltage electricity pylon connecting Greece with Italy. The blast late Sunday near Greece's border with Albania toppled an electricity pylon connected to an undersea power cable which runs to Italy. Police said they are investigating the blast, caused by a large amount of dynamite, but have no leads in the case. "If the explosion is...