5. Roll Call/The Economist: Bomb Dogs (9/12)

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UNITED STATES - APRIL 17:  Barney spots the planted material, hidden in a baby carriage, during an exercise in front of Union Station to find explosives carried by someone mixed in the crowd. Traditional explosive detection dogs have the ability to sniff out static placements of explosives, whereas Vapor Wake dogs can sense the explosives as they are moving, or have moved through an environment as long as 15 minutes past - and then track down where the scent is coming from. This ability makes them perfect for areas with heavy pedestrian traffic - without slowing the traffic flow.
UNITED STATES - APRIL 17: Barney spots the planted material, hidden in a baby carriage, during an exercise in front of Union Station to find explosives carried by someone mixed in the crowd. Traditional explosive detection dogs have the ability to sniff out static placements of explosives, whereas Vapor Wake dogs can sense the explosives as they are moving, or have moved through an environment as long as 15 minutes past - and then track down where the scent is coming from. This ability makes...
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