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A Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists teleconference featuring arms control expert Henry Sokolski of the Nonproliferation Policy Education Center and moderated by Bulletin executive director Rachel Bronson. In this teleconference, Sokolski discusses his new book, Underestimated: Our Not So Peaceful Nuclear Future and dangerous trends in regard to nuclear weapons, fissile materials, and nuclear doctrine around the world.
An audio recording of the second installment in our teleconference series, Decoding the Iran agreement. This teleconference focused on the White House view of the Iran agreement. For the first installment in the series, featuring arms control experts Olli Heinonen, Joan Rohlfing, and Frank von Hippel and moderated by The Atlantic’s James Fallows, click here.
Expert commentary on the framework agreement on limitations to the Iranian nuclear program reached by six world powers—the United States, Russia, China, France, the United Kingdom and Germany, or the P5+1—and Iran
A guide to the Bulletin's newest multimedia offering, the Doomsday Dashboard, which offers information on nuclear weapons and materials, climate change, biosecurity, and emerging threats--with the flick of a mouse
In 2014, Bulletin authors opined and analyzed not only from the United States, but from Russia, China, Iran, Ukraine—and even, it seems, Westeros, one of the continents in the hit HBO television series Game of Thrones.
In November 2013, Iran and the P5+1 agreed on a monumental accord in Geneva to slow the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program. Experts weigh in on the significance of the agreement and what might—or might not—be different in future nuclear discussions.