More on EMP (Electromagnetic pulse)

The following link is to an overview of a report prepared for congress by a group of eminent scientists.  This is a very serious report not very long, but is worth further reading.

The Commission to Assess the Threat from High Altitude Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP):


This entry was posted in EMP, nuclear and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to More on EMP (Electromagnetic pulse)

  1. AmandaK says:

    I heard that EMPact America is having a special press briefing by Dr. Peter Vincent Pry, staff member of the congressionally-chartered EMP Commission and Thomas Popik, founder of the Foundation for Resilient Societies. Dr. Pry and Mr. Popik will discuss legislative and technical fixes to the closely connected issues of electric grid reliability and nuclear safety. Dr. Pry will discuss the SHIELD Act currently pending in Congress. Mr. Popik will discuss a safety petition, PRM-50-96, that his group submitted to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. PRM-50-96 is the only Petition for Rulemaking on the NRC docket for 2011.

    During the online press briefing, members of the press will be given priority for call-in questions. The call-in number for questions is (917) 388-4499. Questions can also be submitted by email to

    The show for this is tomorrow at 12:00p.m Eastern Time. It should be interesting!

  2. AmandaK says:

    Oh, by the way ! I’m going to be listening to the show. You can listen to it, too at

    Sorry about that!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *