Weapons Marines Test Quieter Weapons, High Tech Headsets To Aid Battlefield Communication By Jay Price • Jul 3, 2017 Timothy Lutz and Clarence Wimberly / U.S. Marine Corps The Marine Corps is experimenting with suppressors and high-tech headsets to quiet some battlefield noises, while making it easier for troops to hear other sounds. Animal Weapons And The Evolution Of Battle By Anita Rao & Frank Stasio • Jan 6, 2015 David J. Tuss Listen Listening... / 20:00 Frank Stasio talks with Doug Emlen, professor of biology at the University of Montana, about his new book Animal Weapons: The Evolution of Battle (Henry Holt and Company/ 2014). From horns to claws, teeth and talons, the animal kingdom features many natural weapons. The Militarization Of North Carolina's Police By Hady Mawajdeh & Frank Stasio • Dec 10, 2014 Tony Webster Listen Listening... / 11:14 Host Frank Stasio talks with Carolina Public Press Reporter Jon Elliston about the some of the North Carolina counties that have received the most supplies. Police departments across the state of North Carolina are arming themselves with the same weapons and gear as the U.S. military.