Rods from God was a space weapon concept that involved dropping 'Telephone pole' size tungsten projectiles onto target on earth.... The original concept was attributed to Jerry Pournelle who went on to be a successful sci-fi author, and also an investor in Rotary Rockets Inc.
Sal has uploaded the mod! http://forum.kerbalspaceprogram.com/showthread.php/39645-The-Rod-From-God-Mod?p=443218#post443218 Fixed all the audio, not sure how that happened, but since you had to see it I'm going to offer up a prize of a free game (on steam) from my collection if gifts to the person that can guess the book that I'm thinking of which features a weapon system like this.
Winner has been picked! The Book I'd been thinking of was Footfall by Larry Niven & Jerry Pournelle
Appears on these pages
Launching up Rods from God (kinetic energy weapon) as a preemptive move to prevent lack of safe...