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Military trying to figure out how to stop drones used as IEDs
How do we stop drones potentially used as IEDs?
U.S. Navy looking forward to testing counter IED systems
The U.S. Navy has new counter-IED technologies to help jam radio-controlled IEDs used by terrorists to attack soldiers and civilians.
Burglar takes iPod Touch that controls triple amputee's movement
Thieves greatly interrupted the life of a wounded veteran, stealing an iPod Touch used to better control his movement.
Synthetic human physiology helping blast wave defense research
The Army Research Laboratory (ARL) wants to use synthetic cranial technology to better study blast wave impact related to explosions.
Technology largely unable to protect civilians from IED attacks
IEDs remain popular against organized forces, but terrorists also use them to inflict a higher civilian casualty rate in select regions.
Researchers using pig eyes to help develop better military eyewear
Researchers want to make it faster and easier to respond to medical issues related to IED blasts, using pig eyes in their research lab.
IED, suicide bomber attack civilian casualty rate rises 70%
Civilians are being victimized by IEDs and suicide attacks, with a 70 percent increase in the number of attacks over the past three years, report says.