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Contact: Karl Leif Bates
karl.bates@duke.edu
919-681-8054
Duke University

Airport Scanner

Caption: A screen shot from the smartphone game Airport Scanner shows simulated baggage screening. There's part of a handgun in this bag. Duke researchers used more than 20 million bag searches from the game to discover that very rare items often go undetected.

Credit: Airport Scanner by Kedlin

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