- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: History Channel
- DVD Release Date: August 20, 1999
Go into the labs and onto the proving grounds to see how weapons are developed.
The history of warfare is one of innovation and discovery. Nearly every conflict sees the debut of a new weapon or defensive tool.
EXPERIMENTAL WEAPONS shows how technological advances change the shape, scope and speed of warfare. See how promising prototypes have been proven useless in the trial of combat, while some first thought to be useless have become mainstays of armed forces worldwide. Venture into the labs and proving grounds where the weapons of tomorrow are being developed, hear from the men and women who are making it happen and see dramatic test footage. And learn the surprising stories of some of the experimental weapons from the past.