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17 September 2015

Podcast: Arms control expert Henry Sokolski on the nuclear future

Bulletin Staff

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.

13 August 2015

Podcast: Nonproliferation expert Jon Wolfsthal on the Iran Agreement

Bulletin Staff

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.

7 April 2015

The Iranian fact sheet that wasn't

Bulletin Staff

Ariane Tabatabai clears up the confusion about an Iranian fact sheet that supposedly contradicts a US fact sheet on the Iran framework agreement 


2 April 2015

The experts on the Iranian framework agreement

Bulletin Staff

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

22 March 2015

Introduction: the Doomsday Dashboard

Bulletin Staff

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

1 March 2015

Introduction: Nuclear Notebook interactive

Bulletin Staff

A video tour of our new interactive presentation on world nuclear arsenals since World War II

17 February 2015

Voices of Tomorrow and the Leonard M. Rieser Award

Bulletin Staff

An annual, $1,000 award for young authors interested in nuclear weapons, climate change, biological weapons, and emerging technological threats to humanity

29 December 2014
AfricaAmericasAsiaEurope/RussiaMiddle East

Russia, and Libya, and dragons, oh my: 2014 in nuclear weapons

Bulletin Staff

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.

30 September 2014

Poems of the Manhattan Project

Bulletin Staff

Selections from Critical Assembly, which looks at nuclear weapons from the perspectives of those involved in the Manhattan Project

25 November 2013
AmericasEurope/RussiaMiddle East

Action plan: Keeping Iran from the bomb

Bulletin Staff

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.