Saturday, October 23, 2010
Bomb Detection - The Dog is a Soldier's Best Friend Says JIEDDO
A lot of money has been spent by the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization or JIEDDO on defeating the IED networks in Iraq and Afghanistan. JIEDDO received priority in the defense department because IEDs were among the biggest killers of our troops. After several years of intense work JIEDDO has determined that dogs are one of our best weapons against bombs. Read more in "$19 Billion Spent Over Six Years, Pentagon Realizes the Best Bomb Detector Is a Dog", Popular Science, October 22, 2010.