[VIDEO] Watch This New US Weapon: The Rail Gun Makes Our Enemies Cower in Fear

Everyone keeps saying that lasers or high powered nukes are the weapon of the future. But the Navy has come up with a simpler–AND cheaper–weapon: the rail gun. It is a weapon that should make our enemies cower in fear at the awesome power of the US of A.

Here is what the Navy projects that a ship armed with a rail gun will look like…

The rail gun shoots a projectile that travels at seven times the speed of sound. That means it could travel from Washington to Philadelphia in three minutes.

And it’s much cheaper to fire than conventional weapons. With “bullets” (if that is what we can call them) that cost 1/1000th of what explosive ordnance cost, this is a very cheap battlefield alternative.

And at the speed its projectiles travel it makes mincemeat of practically everything it hits.

Check out this amazing video…

Warner Todd Huston

Warner Todd Huston is a Chicago-based freelance writer, has been writing opinion editorials and social criticism since early 2001 and is featured on many websites such as Andrew Breitbart's BigGovernment.com, BigJournalsim.com and all Breitbart News' other sites, RightWingNews.com, CanadaFreePress.com, and many, many others. Additionally, he has been a frequent guest on talk-radio programs across the country to discuss his opinion editorials and current events as well as appearing on TV networks such as CNN, Fox News, Fox Business Network, and various Chicago-based news programs. He has also written for several history magazines and appears in the book "Americans on Politics, Policy and Pop Culture" which can be purchased on amazon.com. He is also the owner and operator of PubliusForum.com. Feel free to contact him with any comments or questions : EMAIL Warner Todd Huston and follow him on Twitter, on Google Plus , and Facebook.

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