Today's High Tech Weapons series examines the world of modern weapon technology, how weapons are designed, how they are used and how the military counteract the threat from these weapons. Chemical and biological weapons are a feature of modern warfare. Titles look at these new kinds of weapons, how they are designed and how they are used. There is also information on how to detect the threat, and what vaccines, antidotes, and protective clothing can be used to protect against them. Guided missiles, drones, bombs, mines and IEDs are all deadly weapons used in warfare. The series looks at the history of these weapons and how we use them, and how we can protect against them. The series also looks at nuclear weapons, the bombing of Hiroshima, and how sometimes possessing weapons can keep the peace by keeping the balance of power.