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How Cruise Missiles Work

A fascinating article that describes how cruise missiles work and explores some of their advanced technology!

The Simple Difference Between Ballistic Missiles and Cruise Missiles

What's the difference between a ballistic missile and a cruise missile? Learn more about missiles in this HowStuffWorks Now article.

How Missiles Work

Learn about all types of missiles, including cruise missiles, stinger missiles, patriot missiles and even missile defense systems.

How Patriot Missiles Work

Patriot missiles are designed to detect, target and then hit an incoming missile. Learn about Patriot missiles and the patriot missile launch system.

How Bombs Work

Bombs come in many different shapes and sizes, from small like a grenade to huge like a thermonuclear warhead. Check out what the inside of a bomb looks like.

Boeing B-52 Stratofortress

The Boeing B-52 Stratofortress defined America’s air supremacy. Find facts, photos, and specifications for this classic fighter airplane.

Technology of War

The technology of war is explained with this collection of articles from HowStuffWorks. Learn about the technology of war.

How do torpedo engines work under water?

Since a torpedo cannot have an air-breathing engine like a boat, how is it propelled through the water?

Could you commute from New York to Los Angeles in 12 minutes?

Could you commute from New York to Los Angeles in 12 minutes? Find out if it's possible to make a 12-minute commute from New York to Los Angeles.

Can drones replace fighter jets?

Will drones fly the deadly skies in the future? Find out if drones can replace fighter jets at HowStuffWorks.

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