Hennessy's View

Preparing for the Worst Case Scenario in North Korea

You wake up and nothing works. No electricity. No cell phone or land line. No radio. No electric tooth brush. No internet or cable. No laptop. No tablet. Car: nothing. What happened? No, it’s not a scene from the Twilight Zone. It’s the aftermath of an electromagnetic pulse attack. EMP for short. An EMP attack would look like this: * North Korea launches an ICBM toward North America * The warhead detonates 100 miles above Colorado * Waves of electromagnetic energy pulse down across the fruited plain * Every semiconductor and small wire in the United States burns out No boats. Read more →