Less Porn for the TSA

Image courtesy of Jonathan Warner
Image courtesy of Jonathan Warner

Last year I wrote a post about the potential dangers of x-ray backscatter scanners in use at airports around the country. According to a recent post on the TSA blog, these scanners are now being decommissioned and being replaced with millimeter wave technology scanners which do not emit radiation. This is exciting if you travel frequently and prefer to keep your x-ray dosage to a minimum. But it turns out,  the TSA didn’t pull these machines because they actually care about exposing the public to harmful radiation. Continue reading “Less Porn for the TSA”