SUPERHUMAN agent-in-training Jake Foley is put to the test when a madman threatens to detonate an electromagnetic bomb
in Washington DC.
In his paper entitled, "Electromagnetic Bomb
: A Weapon of Electronic Mass Destruction," Carlo Kopp, a defense analyst at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, states that the ElectroMagnetic Pulse effect has key military significance.
Just as a neutron bomb can kill enemy soldiers with minimal damage to surrounding structures, the latest weapon technology -- the electromagnetic bomb
-- can "kill" every electrical device within its blast radius while leaving both people and buildings untouched.