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U.S. Army Readies a New Blast-Protection Adhesive

(http://www.sciam.com) - scanned by: Garry Golden over 5 years ago
The Army is testing a new material that keep walls from blowing apart and sending fragments flying at high speed during explosions. More>>>
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Lose Confidence in Your Bank? Turn to the Web

(http://www.nytimes.com) - scanned by: Zora Styrian over 5 years ago
Visits to online personal finance sites are up threefold over last year More>>>
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LightSpeed Binoculars

(http://www.popularmechanics.com) - scanned by: Marc Cobb over 5 years ago
Unfortunately not yet available to the public, the U.S. military has recently begun using binoculars equipped with USB and Ethernet adapters and receivers that can securely transmit voice and video data. The LightSpeed system exploits free-space o... More>>>
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Experts Predict a Possible Terrorist Strike wit...

(http://www.alternet.org) - scanned by: Austra Zubkovs over 5 years ago
On Dec. 4, the Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction Proliferation and Terrorism convened a press conference to declare that our margin of safety against an act of megaterror is shrinking at a disturbing clip. The commission ... More>>>
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NSA Opens Data Surveillance Facility in San Ant...

(http://www.sacurrent.com) - scanned by: Marc Cobb over 5 years ago
The NSA's new facility, while a potential benefit to the local economy, was chosen due to its proximity to Microsoft's own data center. Questions on civil-rights violations have some residents worried. More>>>
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Hovering Multiple Kill Vehicle Will Scare You T...

(http://www.memebox.com) - posted by: John Heylin over 5 years ago
If there's one thing that is guaranteed to make people crap their pants, it's a hovering hunk of machinery that shoots stuff.  Introducing the MKV-L by Lockheed Martin. Luckily for bad guys this isn't for hovering into bunkers and ... More>>>
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Ethical kill-bots

(http://www.consciousentities.com) - scanned by: christinep over 5 years ago
The term kill-bot makes me envision a cartoon robot that does exactly what the name states. But the concept is a bit more serious than a cartoon. Robots don't have the ability to know the difference between right and wrong. The programmer should k... More>>>
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Another step closer to quantum networks

(http://www.nanowerk.com) - scanned by: Garry Golden over 5 years ago
Physicists have lengthened the state of storing/retrieving used in quantum networks More>>>
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Rescue robots are put through their paces

(http://www.newscientist.com) - scanned by: Jeff Hilford over 5 years ago
Search and rescue robots hunting for survivors after an earthquake will need to develop an accurate picture of their surroundings. So last month would-be rescue robots from around the world were put through their paces creating an instant map of a... More>>>
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Biological terror attack likely by 2013, blue-r...

(http://www.cnn.com) - scanned by: Andriod over 5 years ago
Congress's commission on terror has reported in with a finding that terror is likely to continue to be an issue. Nuclear terror is possible due to nuclear proliferation, but also biological weapons are seen as likely. More>>>
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Behavioral screening -- the future of airport ...

(http://www.cnn.com) - scanned by: il pinolo over 5 years ago
Security experts say focus is shifting from analyzing the content of carry-ons to analyzing the content of passengers' intentions and emotions. More>>>
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Biological terror attack likely by 2013, panel...

(http://www.cnn.com) - scanned by: il pinolo over 5 years ago
Terrorists are likely to use a weapon of mass destruction somewhere in the world in the next five years, a blue-ribbon panel assembled by Congress has concluded. More>>>
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