China is rushing to put railguns on warships, but the superguns are likely worthless in a war

Business Insider - 01-10


Chinese state media recently revealed that China will "soon" arm warships with electromagnetic railguns, a much-hyped technology that's of questionable use to a military. This would certainly be a noteworthy technological feat for China, but it would be militarily insignificant, experts told Business Insider.