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EMPS, Swarms and Other Types of Terrifying Technology

Can you survive without your devices? Dr. Robert Marks and Sarah Seguin talk about the dangers to our electrical infrastructure stemming from modern technology. They also discuss various ways people can protect themselves during an EMP attack or another similar event.

Show Notes

  • 00:55 | Introduction
  • 01:57 | Electromagnetic Capability
  • 04:28 | Defining EMPs
  • 05:35 | The Physics behind EMPs
  • 08:00 | EMPs on the Personal Level
  • 09:28 | Protecting Electronics
  • 15:00 | EMPs and the Cloud
  • 17:37 | 1989 Solar Storm
  • 18:45 | HEMP Disruption
  • 22:17 | The United States’ Vulnerability to EMPs
  • 26:37 | Protection against EMPs
  • 27:04 | The Physics of an EMP Attack
  • 29:22 | Terrorism
  • 31:27 | Infrastructure Improvements
  • 34:49 | Can Microwaves Make Us Sick?
  • 36:44 | Can Cell Phones Fry Your Brain?
  • 41:35 | Can EMPs Affect Humans?
  • 43:14 | EMPs and Warfare
  • 49:09 | Swarms
  • 56:00 | Frequencies and Crowd Control

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EMPS, Swarms and Other Types of Terrifying Technology