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John Mecklin


Articles by John Mecklin

2 January 2016
Middle East

In an interview with Bulletin editor John Mecklin, United Arab Emirates envoy to the International Atomic Energy Agency Hamad Alkaabi speaks about his country’s views on the 2015 nuclear deal between six world powers and Iran, whether the Iranian agreement could cause the UAE to reconsider its pr

17 December 2015

The experts on nuclear power and climate change

John Mecklin

In the wake of the Paris climate conference, the Bulletin asked top energy and environmental experts to comment on the role of nuclear energy in addressing climate change. Here is what they wrote.

1 November 2015
AfricaAmericasAsiaEurope/RussiaMiddle East

With this final issue of 2015, the Bulletin looks forward from its first seven decades of publishing to address a future that will include not just a continuing and expanded threat of thermonuclear catastrophe, but also an array of other global dangers, including climate change and the potential

14 August 2015
AmericasAsiaEurope/RussiaMiddle East

The 15-minute interview: Ernest Moniz

John Mecklin

The US Energy Secretary takes a little time this week to provide Bulletin readers with a quick update on the administration's efforts to convince Congress and the American people to support the Iran nuclear agreement 

6 August 2015
AmericasAsiaEurope/RussiaMiddle East

The experts assess verification in Iran and proliferation in the future

John Mecklin

"The underlying problem that this agreement addresses, namely trying to prevent Iran from acquiring the capability to make a nuclear weapon ... is much larger than just Iran." 

14 July 2015
AsiaEurope/RussiaMiddle East

The experts assess the Iran agreement of 2015

John Mecklin

Top experts assess an historic agreement

31 May 2015

Introducing the Nuclear Fuel Cycle Cost Calculator

John Mecklin

Over the last two years, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists and the University of Chicago have created an online tool that will help countries understand the true cost of choosing the reprocessing route—and perhaps help limit the spread of nuclear reprocessing. Here's how.

14 May 2015
AmericasAsiaEurope/RussiaMiddle East

Rose Gottemoeller on the NPT Review Conference, Russian saber rattling, and more

John Mecklin

An interview with the State Department's under secretary for arms control and international security

1 September 2014

In this interview, California Gov.