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Wednesday, May 18, 2011
More Inspiration For The Supervillains Of Tomorrow
A planet-busting laser doesn't make such in a civilization that has only one planet - can't enjoy the fruits of your supervillainy if there's no Earth to enjoy it in. Even Hugo Drax wanted Earth to stick around.
Your do-it-yourself laser can be a lot smaller. A killer satellite can take out large targets without threatening the entire planet. And then there's much more modest applications.