U.S. Military Gets Newest Kill-Bot

The U.S. military’s small, but growing, arsenal of armed robots has a new addition. Bot-maker Foster-Miller has shipped the first of its new killer machines to the Defense Department’s Combatting Terrorism Technology Support Office. The 350-pound MAARS (Modular Advanced Armed Robotic System) machine can carry a 40mm grenade launcher or a M240B medium machine gun. Or, if the robot’s operators want their killer

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Polish Nagant in the wild

“Policeman in full gear, Warsaw’s State Police (Policja Panstwowa m.st. Warszawy) Warsaw 1934. Photo Willem van de Poll Last week I had posted an image of a very fine c.1935 FB Radom wz.30 Nagant revolver (the Polish Nagant) and as a follow up, I thought I would post this most excellent and very steampunk image of a Polish State Police (PP) officer using a

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