China develops microwave emitter to quell unrest

China is reportedly developing a non-lethal, microwave-based system that can be deployed for riot control, counter-terrorism and border patrols. The novel Microwave Active Denial System, developed by the Beijing Institute of Radio Measurement under the China Aerospace Science and Industry Corp, is designed to project millimeter microwaves at targets and stimulate their nociceptors – sensory neurons commonly known as […]