CmdrTaco from the i-can't-hear-you-nya-nya-nya dept.
CNN has an article about a ground-based satellite jamming system that "uses electromagnetic radio frequency energy to knock out transmissions on a temporary and reversible basis, without frying components". Is this just another old school EM jamming technique, or something new? Of course they won't say, citing "operational security" concerns.
The best book on programming for the layman is "Alice in Wonderland";
but that's because it's the best book on anything for the layman.