TITLE

AMERICA ON ALERT

AUTHOR(S)
Dyer, Nicole
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
Science World (Teacher's Edition);2/11/2002, Vol. 58 Issue 9, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the efforts made by the United States government to counter terrorism using high-technology tools as of February 2002.
ACCESSION #
6031480

 

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