http://thevirtuosi.blogspot.com/2010...tion-near.html - Equations and Maths done by people far smarter than I.
Coworker and I debated whether or not saying a "laser bullet" has the same kinetic energy as a normal bullet is a reasonable assumption. (I voted yes simply because, as seen in film, the energy imparted on the victim appears to be the same as a bullet, and it's not like a laser can invent energy as it goes along...)
Anywhoozle. Fun food for thought that I figured someone here might enjoy