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Video: British scientists developing bomb-proof train

(Source: CBS News, January 23, 2013)

NEW YORK — The 7/7 bombings, a series of suicide bombings that took place on London's public transport system on July 7, 2005, were one of the deadliest terrorist attacks of the post-9/11 world. Since then, efforts have been made to mitigate the possible damage of future attacks on public transit. A group of British engineers are doing their part by designing blast-proof trains.

Full story: CBS News

Thursday, January 24, 2013

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