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Originally an Etruscan God, Vulcan came to be recognized as a primary patron of Smiths, mechanics, and craftsmen. As such, he was often combined with the Hellenic Hephaestus and, like him (and so many other Aryan Smithy Gods), was lame. Also like Hephaestus,...
Deities & Heros >> Roman
Welcome to the Perthro column of Rune-of-the-Month Club. Perthro is the Rune for the sound represented by the Roman letter “P.” This is the sixth Rune of the second Aett, hence the fourteenth Rune, so we are moving right along! Perthro is the reconstructed...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Elemental Associations
The earliest of Greek natural philosophers, Thales, in considering which was the most basic element in the cosmos, from which the cosmos was made, supposed that the cosmos was made of Water. Later, Heraclitus decided that the most basic element in the cosmos...
Magick >> The Elements

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The Seven Deadliest Naval Close-In Weapon Systems
The Phalanx packs the famous M61 "Vulcan" 20mm cannon, a gun found on almost every modern American fighter aircraft since the F-104 Starfighter. Its six revolving barrels spray out a stream on tungsten sabot armor piercing rounds at a rate of over 75 ...
Beyoncé's Radical Halftime Statement
But as an artist, she has a specific message, born of a specific experience, meaningful to specific people. Rather than pretend otherwise, she's going to make art about the tension implied by this dynamic.
Vulcan guns' massive firepower shields U.S. base in Afghanistan
The weapon was initially designed for use on Navy ships decades ago and known as Phalanx, but the Army eventually adopted it for use in Iraq. It made its way to Bagram closer to 2012. The system also includes a robust suite of radar and Forward Looking ...
Meet the impressive guns protecting US bases from rocket attacks in Afghanistan
The M61 Vulcan Cannon is part of what is known as the C-RAM in the Army, short for Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar System.
Yemeni rebels claim third anti-ship missile attack
The Egyptian Navy's Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate Taba is equipped with a Vulcan Phalanx CIWs and an SM-1MR anti ship missile system. Accordingly it is unlikely that it was hit by any land launched anti ship missile. FlagShare.

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