How Rail Guns Work

  Prev Next  
        Science | Devices


Can drones be used in construction?

Can drones be used in construction?

Are drones appropriate for construction? Find out how some drones are helping builders monitor construction projects at HowStuffWorks.

Related HowStuffWorks Articles

More Great Links


  • Adams, E. "Electromagnetic railgun," Popular Science. September 7, 2005.
  • The Defence Science and Technology Ministry (UK Ministry of Defense)
  • Encyclopedia Britannica 2005, s.v. "military technology." CD-ROM, 2005.
  • Encyclopedia Britannica 2005, s.v. "magnetism." CD-ROM, 2005.
  • Folger, T. "The guns of Brooklyn," Discover. August 1992.
  • "Not your Grandpa's shootin' iron: Rail guns.", 2004.,14632,Soldiertech_RailGuns,,00.html
  • Office of Naval Research: Future Naval Capabilities.
  • PowerLabs Railgun Research.
  • Railguns on Absolute Astronomy.
  • Rochester Institute of Technology.
  • Wise Geek: What is a railgun?