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2014-03-21 16:22:16

NEW YORK, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BOMB launches its newly restructured and redesigned website--a platform for

Researchers Develop Bomb Detection System Using Sound Waves
2013-10-24 14:01:22

Researchers at the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Dynamic Systems and Control Conference have developed a remote bomb detection system that can identify whether a bomb contains low-yield or high-yield explosives.

2013-08-19 13:21:03

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

Asteroid Impact In Russia: ESA Update And Assessment
2013-02-19 08:00:31

The first firm details of the 15 February asteroid impact in Russia, the largest in more than a century, are becoming clear.

Unexploded Bombs And Military Ordnance In Gulf Poses Threat To Shipping
2012-09-28 16:35:54

Millions of pounds of unexploded bombs and other military ordnance that were dumped decades ago in the Gulf of Mexico, as well as off the coasts of both the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, could now pose serious threats to shipping lanes and the 4,000 oil and gas rigs in the Gulf, warns two Texas A&M University oceanographers.

Device That Preserves Evidence While Dismantling Pipe Bomb
2012-08-17 09:33:21

Mobile mechanism from Homeland Security dismantles a pipe bomb while preserving the evidence

2012-08-09 00:54:06

With the best explosive detectors often unable to sniff out the tiny amounts of TNT released from terrorist bombs in airports and other public places, scientists are reporting a potential solution.

2012-02-01 21:14:57

Thanks to lightning-fast software from the Department of Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate (DHS S&T), if a truck bomb was discovered in Lower Manhattan we will now be able to predict the likely damage patterns in the surrounding areas, and prioritize the first responders' activities long before the bomb's acoustic shockwave ricocheted out at the speed of sound.

2009-07-30 06:50:00

LAFAYETTE, La., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Burner Fire Control, Inc., of Lafayette, LA, recently delivered its patented Global Defender Blast Mitigation System to the Arkansas State Police Bomb Squad.

2009-07-22 17:12:35

Police say a Colorado strip mall was evacuated after a Claymore mine was discovered among the donations at a Goodwill store. Arvada police Sgt.


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  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
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