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2013-08-19 13:21:03

The Boston Marathon bombing brought international attention back to the devastating effects of terrorism.

Supercomputer Simulations Of Blast Waves On The Brain Studied To Improve Helmets
2012-11-15 12:46:32

Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories and the University of New Mexico are comparing supercomputer simulations of blast waves on the brain with clinical studies of veterans suffering from mild traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) to help improve helmet designs.

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2008-11-25 11:50:00

Of all the threats facing U.S. soldiers in combat, among the most dangerous are roadside bombs and other improvised explosive devices (IED's).


Word of the Day
marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
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