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Thursday, November 15, 2012

Attack on Power Grid Could Cause Broad Hardship, Report Says - NYTimes.com

WASHINGTON — Terrorists could black out large segments of the United States for weeks or months by attacking the power grid and damaging hard-to-replace components that are crucial to making it work, the National Academy of Sciences said in a report released Wednesday.

via www.nytimes.com

At least we would have FEMA to save us. --TS

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Astonish me. Did the NAS conclude that the answer is to give more money to scientists?

Posted by: dearieme | Nov 15, 2012 4:47:33 PM