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Israel’s Merkava battletank is the world’s best

The Merkava has a number of other unusual design elements designed to improve crew survivability. For example, the engine is mounted in front of the crew compartment so as to absorb some of the force of incoming shells.

The rear hull also has a small exit hatch allowing the crew to bail out from the vehicle in relative safety, as well as facilitating the transport of friendly infantry or wounded personnel. Chains dangling iron balls hang from the rear turret in order to prematurely detonate rocket propelled grenades aimed at the vehicle’s thinner rear armor.


‘Nemesis’, the evil twin of the sun accused of causing destruction on Earth, DOES exist: First study finds proof and reveals all stars are born in pairs

It’s long been suspected that our sun has an evil twin called ‘Nemesis’ – a dwarf star guilty of hurling objects from the outer solar system towards Earth.

Scientists even believe that the sun’s missing sibling kicked an asteroid into Earth’s orbit that collided with our planet and killed the dinosaurs.