6 March 2018

Lawrence Krauss resigns from Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists’ Board of Sponsors

For immediate release: March 6, 2018

Bulletin Media Contact: Janice Sinclaire: 707.481.9372; [email protected]

CHICAGOMarch 6, 2018 The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists has accepted Lawrence Krauss’ resignation from its Board of Sponsors and his role as Chair.

Rachel Bronson, president and CEO of the Bulletin, stated that “Lawrence Krauss has been a valued member of the Board, and has greatly contributed to the Bulletin’s mission during this perilous moment in global affairs.”

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