Month: July 2015
NEWS RELEASE Bulletin Media Contact: Janice Sinclaire: 707.481.9372; [email protected] Please join the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists and the Nuclear Threat Initiative for a special teleconference event on Thursday, August 6th at 11am EDT, featuring arms control experts and Bulletin authors Olli Heinonen, Joan Rohlfing, and Frank von Hippel, and moderated by The Atlantic’s James Fallows. … Continued
Saudi Arabia doesn’t lack the capability to develop a nuclear arsenal; it lacks the interest.
Is the world safer with or without atomic weapons?
The World Nuclear Industry Status Report 2015 finds the global nuclear industry facing continued construction problems and losing ground to renewable energy.
Bulletin Media Contact: Janice Sinclaire, [email protected] CHICAGO– July, 21, 2015 – The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists has announced that Lawrence Krauss has been elected Chair of the organization’s Board of Sponsors; Nobel Laureate Leon Lederman has been elected Chair Emeritus, marking the first time the Bulletin has bestowed such an honor. Lederman is an experimental … Continued
Sanctions relief is easier said than done. A lot easier.
Turkey’s reaction to a successful deal with Iran will be relief, if not revelry. Iran’s abandonment of its nuclear ambitions spares Turkey from having to divert its resources to military (and possibly, nuclear) spending.
Looking back, and forward, on the 70th anniversary of the Trinity detonation
What can we learn by looking at how the first atomic bomb test was covered over time?
Top experts assess an historic agreement
The deal reached in Vienna is a tremendous success, but Tehran still faces economic and political problems at home