Simulator helps prep soldiers for IED attacks

One of the greatest threats US soldiers face in modern combat zones is the IED, or improvised explosive device. 

Spray-on nanomaterial can neutralize IEDs

It sounds too good to be true - but US scientists have developed a substance that they say can be sprayed onto suspected explosives to detect and completely neutralize them.

Northrop hunts IEDs with airborne platform

Northrop Grumman recently showcased an airborne surveillance system capable of detecting (simulated) improvised explosive devices (IEDs).

US Army test drives automated convoy vehicle

The US Army and Lockheed Martin recently tested an automated convoy vehicle designed to protect soldiers from ambushes and improvised explosive device (IED) attacks.