Adam Firestone

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STUXNET: ANATOMY OF A CYBER WEAPON by Adam Firestone

RU’s resident weapons expert ADAM FIRESTONE returns with a post that will make you wary of flash drives, computer worms and cyber attacks. Stuxnet is widely described as the first cyber weapon.  In fact, Stuxnet […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule – July 14 to July 18th

We’ve got an interesting mash-up of lectures this week…Bollywood romance, writing contests, and a post on things that go bang. Grab some shade and join us. Monday, July 14th – The Bollywood Revolution – South […]

How to Choreograph Direct Action Scenes by Adam Firestone

Weapons expert and literary consultant Adam Firestone became a regular RU columnist shortly after presenting an all-day writers’ workshop hosted by the Ohio Valley RWA chapter.  In this interview, flashing back to 2012, we asked Adam about a […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule for Monday, June 16 – Friday, June 20, 2014

If your yacht’s in the shop and your private beach has been invaded by conga-dancing nudists, make the most of your unexpected free time by joining us at Romance University!   Monday, June 16 - Why […]

How “Automatic” Pistols Really Work by Adam Firestone

It’s no secret books, TV and social media inaccuracies about weapons annoy Adam Firestone the way misplaced apostrophes annoy grammar nerds. Read on to find out why “gas-operated blowback pistol” is not a phrase you […]

Guns, Cars, VBGs and Night by Adam Firestone

Heeee’s baack! Every time Adam Firestone comes back with his regular posts, I wonder what topic he will discuss. He always surprises me, and his posts always address issues that have spiked my curiosity. As […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule April 21-25

Happy Easter! After that fluffy bunny hops down the bunny trail – hippity hoppity – and the eggs are all found and the Easter dinner served, you’ll have plenty of time to review the lectures […]

Adam Firestone: I’m Sorry Ma’am, That’s Classified: Security Clearances and Classified Information Basics for Writers

Instead of his usual instructional posts on weaponry, today ADAM FIRESTONE lifts up the curtain on the shadowy world of secrets and classified information. If you’ve read this column with any regularity, you’re probably aware […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule March 24th to March 28th

Here’s our line-up for this week: Monday, March 24th - Thinking Outside The Box~Marketing Ideas with  USA Today Bestseller Tonya Kappes Wednesday, March 26th - I’m Sorry Ma’am, That’s Classified:  Security Clearances and Classified Information Basics for […]

Shaken, Not Stirred: The British Military Martini, or a Saga of Victorian Steel by Adam Firestone

Whatever period you’re writing about, ADAM FIRESTONE is sure to have all the details you need about the weapons used in that time and place. Today, Adam takes us back to the reign of Queen […]

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