Boeing patents ‘Star Wars’-style force fields

“(cnet.com)– A new patent granted to Boeing is taking its cues from science fiction. Just like the glowing energy shields seen protecting troops, machines and even spacecraft in Star Wars and Star Trek, the design — named “Method and system for shockwave attenuation via electromagnetic arc” — uses energy to deflect potential damage.” Read more

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