Our experts' best writing on the climate, in a year when climate news took center stage.
Month: December 2015
A choice selection of pieces from our Deveopment and Disarmament Roundtable series
From Kansas to North Korea, a look back at some of the more timeless and thought-provoking columns we published in 2015
Top articles on the nuclear weapons landscape from the Bulletin's experts.
After a quarter-century of UN-led efforts, the world’s nations have finally agreed on a common approach to climate change that rebalances responsibilities and specifically defines the threat.
In more ways than one, coal is blackening India’s reputation.
From deciding which soldiers to enhance, to figuring out which enemies to disable, tomorrow’s military leaders will face a host of thorny moral dilemmas.
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.
The revolutionary gene-editing technique known as Crispr-Cas9 has the potential to change the world as we know it, which is why we need to oversee this technology with extreme caution.
The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists and Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group are delighted to announce that the Bulletin will be moving into a partnership with Routledge, part of the Taylor and Francis Group, effective January 1, 2016. Today, the rise in geo-political tensions between the West and Russia, ongoing international environmental debates on climate … Continued
The Paris climate agreement is a major achievement compared with the near-total failure of past international negotiations, but it's only a first step.
For Immediate Release: December 9, 2015 Bulletin Media Contact: Janice Sinclaire, [email protected] CHICAGO – December 9, 2015 – The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists has named Moritz Kütt its first annual Leonard M. Rieser Award recipient. The Rieser Award was established in order to recognize outstanding emerging science and security experts who are passionate about connecting scientific … Continued
The conventional wisdom on disarmament, which holds that more nuclear weapons increase the chance of nuclear war, is not born out by numbers of incidents.