Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

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The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists is the premier public resource on scientific and technological developments that impact global security. Founded by Manhattan Project Scientists, the Bulletin's iconic "Doomsday Clock" stimulates solutions for a safer world.
  

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Contents

Bosnia Needs a Friend with Staying Power
4
Yugoslav War, 1991-1995 (Peace and mediation), Bosnia and Herzegovina (Politics and government), United States (Armed Forces, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Physicists Test Threshold--of Tolerance
5
American Physical Society, Nuclear industry (France), Radiation (Physiological effects), Electromagnetic fields (Physiological effects), Electric lines (Environmental aspects), Cancer (Causes)
Germans Knew Plutonium Sting was "problematic".
7
Black markets, Smuggling, Nuclear industry (Export-import trade), Plutonium, Nuclear weapons (Russia (Federation)), Intelligence service (Germany), Germany (Commerce, Russia (Federation)), Russia (Federation) (Commerce, Germany)
Korean Reactor Pact on Target
8
Korean Peninsula Energy Development Organization, Nuclear weapons (Korea (North)), Light water reactors, Nuclear power plants (Korea (North)), Nuclear nonproliferation, Korea (North) (Foreign relations, United States), United States (Foreign relations, Korea (North))
Inching Toward a Ban
10
Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May Be Deemed to Be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects (1980), Land mines (Disarmament)
Peace-building in the Post-cold War World
29
Disarmament, Peace
The Coming of Incrementalism
32
Disarmament (History)
The U.S. Can't Have it Both Ways
36
Disarmament
Revolt of the Non-aligned
39
United Nations General Assembly (50th session), Nuclear disarmament
Nukes on Trial
41
International Court of Justice, Nuclear weapons, Disarmament

U.S. Signs on at Last
12
South Pacific Nuclear-Free Zone Treaty, United States (Foreign relations, Pacific region), Pacific region (Foreign relations, United States)
The Senate's Fits and START.
13
United States Congress Senate, Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty, Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production, Stockpiling and Use of Chemical Weapons and on Their Destruction
Cool Site of the Day
15
Bulletin of the atomic scientists, Nuclear nonproliferation, Nuclear warfare (Public opinion), Doomsday Clock
Behind the Clock Move
17
Bulletin of the atomic scientists, Nuclear warfare (Prevention), Doomsday Clock
New Life for an Old Idea
24
Disarmament
Remember Your Humanity
26
Disarmament
Japan Needs No Umbrella
46
Nuclear weapons (Japan), Nuclear-free zones (East Asia), Japan (Defenses)
A Four-step Program to Nuclear Disarmament
52
Nuclear disarmament
Children of the atomic bomb (Book Review)
56
Nuclear wastelands (Book Review)
58
Russian (C.I.S.) Strategic Nuclear Forces, End of 1995
62
Nuclear weapons (Former Soviet republics)
The Clock Strikes Out
64
Bulletin of the atomic scientists, Nuclear warfare (Prevention), Doomsday Clock

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