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Forest Guards in Assam Given Modern Weapons to Check Rhino Poaching
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, protection, poaching, weapons, environment )

- 33 days ago -
In a major initiative for wildlife protection, forest guards in Assam were today given modern weapons like SLRs and 9 MM pistols, to check poaching of rhinos, tigers and other wild animals.
Explosives at California Shooters' Home
Offbeat  (tags: Shooters, Home, Weapons, Explosives, Bomb equipment, Ammunition., Police, USA )

- 840 days ago -
Bomb equipment, weapons and thousands of rounds of ammunition were found at the home of the San Bernardino shooters, US police have said.
Walmart to Halt Selling Some Military-Grade Weapons
Offbeat  (tags: Weapons, Guns, business, Walmart, USA )

- 938 days ago -
US retailer Walmart has announced it will stop selling certain military-grade guns due to low sales.
On This Day 2003: Blair Gives Evidence to Hutton
Offbeat  (tags: On This Day, Hutton Inquiry, Blair. Iraq, Weapons, dossier, Sexed Up )

- 939 days ago -
Prime Minister Tony Blair has told the inquiry into the death of weapons expert Dr David Kelly he would have had to resign if claims in a BBC report that the government "sexed up" an Iraq weapons dossier were true.
Guns, Nuclear Weapons and Human Stupidity - Are Win-Win Solutions Possible?
Offbeat  (tags: equalmoney, weapons, nuclear, guns, stupidity, evolution, bizarre, ethics, environment, humans, interesting, society, technology, unusual, world, americans, off-beat, government )

- 1803 days ago -
It seems that the more technological advances we make, the more stupid we become. How many of us do our mathematical calculations on paper, or in our heads like we were taught in school? Barely anyone, most have lost the skill since there's calculators
States to Take Stock of Mine Ban Treaty Progress in Geneva
Offbeat  (tags: Geneva, progress, eradicating, weapons )

- 2671 days ago -
Over 100 states will gather on Monday to take stock of a mine ban treaty that has led to massive progress in eradicating the weapons in many parts of the world, but foot-dragging from some signatories.
XIX Century Hidden Camouflaged Weapons, Pistols and Traps[PICS]
Offbeat  (tags: collecting, history, weapons, antique, pistols )

- 3695 days ago -
Photo gallery with collection of XIX century hidden camouflaged weapons, pistols and traps.
Rocket at Museum Found to Be Live - CUMBERLAND, Md.
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat, interesting, bizarre, news, safety, society, armament, rockets, weapons, warfare )

- 3711 days ago -
History could have come to life in very much the wrong way at a veterans' museum where a rocket on display for two years was discovered Wednesday to be live.The 48 rocket was similar to those used on helicopter gun ships during the Vietnam
Sculptures of Weapons, Creativity From Weapons [PICS]
Offbeat  (tags: art, weapons, sculptures, military, furniture )

- 3728 days ago -
Images gallery of sculptures and furniture made from military weapons.
U.S. Is Top Arms Seller to Developing World By THOM SHANKER October1, 2007
Offbeat  (tags: weapons, united states, war, conflict, world, arms trade )

- 3826 days ago -
WASHINGTON, Sept. 30 -- The United States maintained its role as the leading supplier of weapons to the developing world in 2006, followed by Russia and Britain, according to a Congressional study to be released Monday. Pakistan, India and Saudi Arabia ..

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