Guns permeate society -- police officers carry them, wars are fought with them, normal citizens own them. Now you can learn how all the different types of guns work:
- How Flintlock Guns Work
- How Revolvers Work
- How Machine Guns Work
- How Nail Guns Work
- How Paintball Guns Work
- How Super Soakers Work
- How Rocket-Propelled Grenades Work
- How Does A Gun Silencer Work?
- How Does "bulletproof" Glass Work?
- How do "bulletproof" vests work?
- How Military Snipers Work
- Where Do Bullets Go When Guns Are Fired Straight Up Into The Air?
- What Would Happen If You Fired A Gun On A Train Moving As Fast As A Bullet?
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