Explosive

02.25.16
A real suicide bomb detector should arrive this year
02.25.16

A real suicide bomb detector should arrive this year

After years of dodgy detectors, one company claims to have a real solution.

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10.04.12
Hitachi boarding gate can sniff explosives on passes, keep the transport queues flowing (video)
10.04.12

Hitachi boarding gate can sniff explosives on passes, keep the transport queues flowing (video)

Anyone who's hopped on a flight at a major airport, or even some land-based transit, knows the ago...

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10.31.11
Researchers use inkjet acumen to create wireless explosive sensor from paper
10.31.11

Researchers use inkjet acumen to create wireless explosive sensor from paper

Meet Krishna Naishadham and Xiaojuan (Judy) Song. They're researchers at the Georgia Institute...

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09.30.11
Tiny 'jumping robots' have more in common with firecrackers than Johnny 5
09.30.11

Tiny 'jumping robots' have more in common with firecrackers than Johnny 5

Perhaps calling an immobile plastic bug with explosives strapped to its underside a "jumping robo...

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09.19.11
New bomb-sniffing laser could be used to locate IEDs
09.19.11

New bomb-sniffing laser could be used to locate IEDs

We've already seen lasers with the potential to spot explosives, and now a team of researchers is fo...

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08.21.09
Walmart recalls 1.5 million flammable Durabrand DVD players
08.21.09

Walmart recalls 1.5 million flammable Durabrand DVD players

Remember those amazingly cheap doovde players Walmart was so proud of a couple years back? Well, th...

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08.23.07
Nokia holds Matsushita responsible for faulty batteries
08.23.07

Nokia holds Matsushita responsible for faulty batteries

C'mon, you didn't think Nokia was just going to sit around with 46 million bum batteries on its hand...

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08.23.07
Nokia holds Matsushita responsible for faulty batteries
08.23.07

Nokia holds Matsushita responsible for faulty batteries

C'mon, you didn't think Nokia was just going to sit around with 46 million bum batteries on its hand...

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07.19.07
Toshiba waves the recall flag again on Sony laptop batteries
07.19.07

Toshiba waves the recall flag again on Sony laptop batteries

Groundhog's Day ain't got nothing on this. Yet again, we're faced with another recall on potentially...

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