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Three Mile Island Nuclear Accident Wasn’t All It’s Cracked Up to Be

Three Mile Island Nuclear Accident Wasn’t All It’s Cracked Up to Be

Early this morning 40 years ago, America experienced its first major accident at a nuclear power plant—Three Mile Island in central Pennsylvania. Many Americans by... Read More The post Three Mile
Trump Energy Secretary Rick Perry gave 6 secret authorizations to sell nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia

Trump Energy Secretary Rick Perry gave 6 secret authorizations to sell nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia

U.S. Department Of Energy Secretary Rick Perry gave “six secret authorizations by companies to sell nuclear power technology and assistance to Saudi Arabia,” Reuters reports, based on a copy of a
Reports: Trump Admin Approved Secret Deal to Sell U.S. Nuclear Tech and Assistance to Saudi Arabia

Reports: Trump Admin Approved Secret Deal to Sell U.S. Nuclear Tech and Assistance to Saudi Arabia

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry approved six “secret authorizations” to allow companies to sell “nuclear power technology and assistance” to Saudi Arabia as part of a plan to win a deal to help build
Gallup: Same party that thinks climate change is an urgent apocalyptic crisis also opposes nuclear power, 42/57

Gallup: Same party that thinks climate change is an urgent apocalyptic crisis also opposes nuclear power, 42/57

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Trump and Kim Need to Go Small

Trump and Kim Need to Go Small

Hanoi flopped because of unrealistic expectations.
Trump Offers Clumsy Olive Branch to North Korea

Trump Offers Clumsy Olive Branch to North Korea

Experts say the U.S. president seems desperate to rescue his promise of a nuclear deal.
Invisible Colors. The Arts of the Atomic Age

Invisible Colors. The Arts of the Atomic Age

Emphasizing art by artists who were present at these nuclear events—the “global Hibakusha”—rather than those reacting at a distance, Decamous puts Eastern and Western art in dialogue, analyzing the
Meltdown at Chernobyl

Meltdown at Chernobyl

On the podcast: A journalist reconstructs the world’s worst nuclear disaster.
Man Boldly Enters Unexplored Chernobyl Zone And Finds Unexpected Strangers

Man Boldly Enters Unexplored Chernobyl Zone And Finds Unexpected Strangers

When you find a 91-year-old grandmother living in a post apocalyptic wasteland. This man was all kinds of shook with what he discovered, and we're just grateful for the footage.
US nuclear is dying, but it produced more electricity in 2018 than ever before

US nuclear is dying, but it produced more electricity in 2018 than ever before

Nuclear retirements happen slowly, and the US fleet had more uptime than ever before.
U.S. Begins Work on New Missiles as Trump Scraps Treaty With Russia

U.S. Begins Work on New Missiles as Trump Scraps Treaty With Russia

Some worry the deployment of these weapons could spark a nonnuclear missile race.
Air Force’s $166 Billion Budget Would Help Revamp U.S. Nuclear Deterrent

Air Force’s $166 Billion Budget Would Help Revamp U.S. Nuclear Deterrent

The service would get a significant increase in research and development dollars.

‘Good Omens’ and the art of avoiding Armageddon

The world will end one day. That's a plain fact; what's unknown is the exact manner in which humanity will be erased from existence. Whether the oceans will boil us from below like a massive
The last thing India and Pakistan need right now is a mushroom cloud

The last thing India and Pakistan need right now is a mushroom cloud

Nuclear proliferation has made skirmishes dangerous.
The Hanoi Talks Failed. But That Could Be a Blessing in Disguise.

The Hanoi Talks Failed. But That Could Be a Blessing in Disguise.

Former President Barack Obama’s arms control czar says Trump gained by showing he’s “not a soft touch.”

There’s a Silver Lining in the Clouds Over the North Korea Negotiations

The failure of high-level discussions may force Washington and Pyongyang to start more effective working-level talks.
Trump Can’t Make a North Korea Deal on His Own

Trump Can’t Make a North Korea Deal on His Own

The Hanoi debacle shows that if you want to make progress with North Korea, you have to put in the work.

Pompeo: Time to ‘Regroup’ After Vietnam Summit

North Korea disputes Trump's account of what went wrong in Vietnam. Can diplomats salvage Trump's ultimate deal with Kim Jong Un?
Photos: This was a no-win summit from start to finish for Donald Trump

Photos: This was a no-win summit from start to finish for Donald Trump

The pictures tell the story: Donald Trump lost by failing to secure a deal. Kim Jong Un won—again—by just showing up.
Trump walked, so what’s next for North Korea’s nukes?

Trump walked, so what’s next for North Korea’s nukes?

With not even a vague consensus statement issued, the world is left guessing.