Very soon you will be able to go to the airport and not cower at having a Homeland Security cop rummage around your private parts or command you to be filmed for any trace association with terrorism.
Instead, according to website Gizmodo, “within the next year or two, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security will instantly know everything about your body, clothes and luggage with a new laser-based molecular scanner fired from 164 feet (50 meters) away.
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“From traces of drugs or gun powder on your clothes to what you had for breakfast to the adrenaline level in your body – agents will be able to get any information they want without even touching you” (“Hidden Government Scanners Will Instantly Know Everything About You From 164 Feet Away,” gizmodo.com, July 10).
The Picosecond Programmable Laser, says a local CBS report, “works by blasting its target with lasers which vibrate molecules that are then read by the machine that determine(s) what substances a person has been exposed to. This could be (anything from) Semtex explosives to the bacon and egg sandwich they had for breakfast that morning” (“New Homeland Security Laser Scanner Reads People at Molecular Level,” washington.cbslocal.com, July 11).
All this and more from 164 feet away.
Read More at WorldNetDaily. By Nat Hentoff.