TSA Finds Gun-Stuffed Mickey Mouse in Four Year-Old's Luggage

The TSA does so many ham-fisted pat-downs of seemingly undeserving innocents—the old lady, the baby, the seven year-old with cerebral palsy—that it's easy enough to think of its agents as big ol' bullies. Then they find gun parts hidden inside a four year-old's stuffed animals, and you realize they're big ol bullies… » 5/09/12 8:55am 5/09/12 8:55am

Self-Correcting Laser Rifle Sight Gives the Most Accurate Shot Yet

When you're aiming at a target two miles away, the slightest perturbation could end up causing a catastrophic miss - not good enough for today's military. Until guns can aim themselves, snipers need the most accurate weapons possible. Engineers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory came up with a laser-guided correction… » 4/21/11 9:20pm 4/21/11 9:20pm