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18 February 2014

Treasure Island: A nuclear timeline

The history of a former naval station where nuclear war academies used radium, plutonium, and cesium 137.

18 November 2013

Gary Braasch on the visualization of climate change

Environmental photojournalist Gary Braasch discusses how images have changed over time to illustrate the effects of climate change. This interview is based on Braasch's article—...

14 November 2013

2013 Doomsday Clock Symposium

Watch experts and artists discuss catastrophe at the Bulletin's Fifth Annual Doomsday Clock Symposium in Washington, DC. 

13 November 2013

A timeline of conflict, culture, and change

A review of the Doomsdsay Clock—how the world affected the hands of the Clock, and how the hands affected the world.

24 September 2013

A history of mismanagement: Building nuclear facilities on the taxpayer’s dime

The Energy Department’s long history of project mismanagement.

26 August 2013

The chemical weapons of Syria

Of the five chemical weapons Syria is accused of using, two are non-lethal and one technically is not a chemical weapon.

15 July 2013

The beginning of the Bomb

Sixty-eight years ago, hundreds of modern alchemists journeyed to an occult gathering in the New Mexico desert to conjure up a mysterious force in the early hours of the morning. The code name...

26 June 2013

The fall of German nuclear power

Although made in the wake of the 2011 disasters at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, Germany’s decision to phase out its nuclear power industry has deep historical roots.

19 June 2013

Obama's speech in Berlin, 2013

In June 2013, Obama announced his nuclear arms policy goals, asserting his support for a one-third reduction in deployed US strategic nuclear weapons and for “bold” cuts in US and Russian...

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