Month: January 2016

Doomsday Clock hands remain unchanged, despite Iran deal and Paris talks

Doomsday Clock hands remain unchanged, despite Iran deal and Paris talks

Experts at National Press Club Joined by Stanford University Panel of CA Governor Brown, Former Secretary of State George Schultz and Former Defense Secretary William Perry. WASHINGTON, D.C. & STANFORD, CA. – January 26, 2016 – The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Science and Security Board announced today that the minute hand of its closely watched Doomsday … Continued

SHULTZ, BROWN, PERRY JOIN CLOCK NEWS CONFERENCE

SHULTZ, BROWN, PERRY JOIN CLOCK NEWS CONFERENCE

“DOOMSDAY CLOCK” ANNOUNCEMENT SET FOR JANUARY 26TH IN D.C. AND STANFORD New Speakers Added: CA Gov. Jerry Brown, Former Secretary of State Schultz & Former Defense Secretary Perry  National Press Club Event to be Linked to Stanford University Event Recent Global Tensions and Climate Change Developments to be Weighed WASHINGTON, D.C. & STANFORD, CA. – … Continued

It is still three minutes to midnight

It is still three minutes to midnight

In keeping the hands of the Doomsday Clock at three minutes to midnight, the members of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Science and Security Board mean to make a clear statement: The world situation remains highly threatening to humanity, and decisive action to reduce the danger posed by nuclear weapons and climate change is urgently required.

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists’ Special Issue: Nuclear Energy in the Middle East

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists’ Special Issue: Nuclear Energy in the Middle East

For immediate release: January 15, 2016 Bulletin Media Contact: Janice Sinclaire, [email protected] CHICAGO– January 15, 2016 – The nuclear agreement that Iran and six major world powers signed in 2015 has focused attention on Middle Eastern nuclear politics. But as the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists’ Executive Editor and Publisher, Rachel Bronson, observes, that deal … Continued