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US Navy Bomb-Sniffing Dolphins Get The Axe, Replaced By Robots
2012-12-03 14:18:07

Dolphins have been used for national security, protecting our borders and the US Navy from intruders and underwater explosives, but things are about to change.

Sensor Detects Explosives Underwater
2012-11-26 22:01:26

A new sensor has been developed to help detect whether or not a boat may be floating on top of a bomb laying on the sea floor.

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.


Word of the Day
taphephobia
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.
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