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Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Magnetic “Coilgun” Stops Bullets in Mid-Air

It may sound like something out of an X-Men movie, but scientists have figured out how to stop a bullet, albeit a very tiny one, in mid-air.

Researchers at the University of Texas-Austin have built a so-called coilgun that works in reverse, stopping atom- and molecule-sized bullets in flight.

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