This is book 2 in the “Restoration” series, and was just as engaging as the first book (Last Light). The Branning family and the community around them are still struggling to adjust to a society where no electronic devices work. 221 more words
Tags » Electromagnetic Pulse
The Cheyenne mountain bunker is a half-acre cavern carved into a mountain in the 1960s that was designed to withstand a Soviet nuclear attack.
Washington (AFP) – The US military command that scans North America’s skies for enemy missiles and aircraft plans to move its communications gear to a Cold War-era mountain bunker, officers said. 417 more words
Halving and Rehalving, as Well as Doubling and Redoubling, as a Calculator-Free Calculating Strategy
I don’t like being too dependent on calculators. The future might bring an EMP (electromagnetic pulse) that would fry all such gadgets (and cell phones, cars, computers, etc.), and I want to be ready for a post-calculator world, if that happens. 160 more words