ADE 651

  • The bomb detector that may or may not be hocus pocus

    The bomb detector that may or may not be hocus pocus

    Let's move onto something a little more serious for a moment. There's a device that the New York Times highlighted yesterday called the ADE 651. It's a small, hand-held explosives detector, or so claims the company behind it, the UK-based ATSC. It's being heavily used in Iraq, and officials there swear by it. Meanwhile, American officials call the device about as effective and realistic as a Ouija… Read More