North Korea warns of a nuclear attack against the US
President Trump continues to show his willingness to go it alone and punish rogue states; Kevin Corke reports for 'Special Report'
Evidence for Ancient Nuclear War on Earth
In 1996 in the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Italian mineralogist Vincenzo de Michele spotted an unusual yellow-green gem in the middle of one of Tutankhamun's necklaces. The jewel was tested and found to...
N Korea threatens to ‘invade US’ unless S Korean military exercises aren’t halted
North Korea has issued new nuclear threats to the US saying it will respond accordingly if Washington does not cancel military exercises with South Korea. Pyongyang says it is ready to use its latest ...
Why Did The U.S. Choose Hiroshima?
Seventy years ago, an atomic bomb wiped a city off the map. The committee that picked the target knew the destruction would be awful, but hoped it could end the war and stop future use of such bombs. ...
When Israel, The Soviets And The US Nearly Destroyed The Middle East
During the Cold War many countries were on high alert, none more so than Israel, the US and the Soviet Union. One of the tensest occasions was in October of 1973 when Israel lost over 2000 troops and ...
Nuclear warfare
Nuclear warfare (sometimes atomic warfare or thermonuclear warfare) is a military conflict or political strategy in which nuclear weaponry is used to inflict damage on the enemy. Compared to conventio...
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Otto Haxel
Otto Haxel (2 April 1909, in Neu-Ulm – 26 February 1998, in Heidelberg) was a German nuclear physicist. During World War II, he worked on the German nuclear energy project. After the war, he was...
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Abalone Alliance
The Abalone Alliance (1977–1985) was a nonviolent civil disobedience group formed to shut down the Pacific Gas and Electric Company's Diablo Canyon Power Plant near San Luis Obispo on the centra...
German nuclear weapon project
The German nuclear weapon project (German: Uranprojekt; informally known as the Uranverein; English: Uranium Society or Uranium Club), was a clandestine scientific effort led by Germany to dev...
German nuclear weapon project - Wikipedia
Rudolf Fleischmann
Rudolf Fleischmann (1 May 1903 – 3 February 2002) was a German experimental nuclear physicist from Erlangen, Bavaria. He worked for Walther Bothe at the Physics Institute of the University of He...
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United States national missile defense
National missile defense (NMD) is a generic term for a type of missile defense intended to shield an entire country against incoming missiles, such as intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBMs) or oth...
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Atoms for Peace
"Atoms for Peace" was the title of a speech delivered by U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower to the UN General Assembly in New York City on December 8, 1953.The United States then launched an "Atoms f...
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Atomic Age
The Atomic Age, also known as the Atomic Era, is a phrase typically used to identify the period of history following the detonation of the first nuclear ("atomic") bomb, Trinity, on July 16, 1945 duri...
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Nuclear Explosions for the National Economy
Nuclear Explosions for the National Economy (sometimes referred to as Program #7), was a Soviet program to investigate peaceful nuclear explosions (PNEs). It was analogous to the US program Operation...
Friedrich Knauer (chemist)
Friedrich Wilhelm Karl Knauer (born 1897, date of death unknown) was a German physical chemist. During World War II, he worked on the German nuclear energy project, also known as the Uranium Club.
Friedrich Knauer (chemist) - Wikipedia
Oskar Ritter
Oskar Ritter (born 1913) was a German physicist. During World War II, he worked on the German nuclear energy project, also known as the Uranium Club.
Ritter studied at the Julius-Maximilians-Unive...
Nuclear renaissance
Since about 2001 the term nuclear renaissance has been used to refer to a possible nuclear power industry revival, driven by rising fossil fuel prices and new concerns about meeting greenhouse gas emi...
Jay M. Gould
Jay Martin Gould, who died in September 2005, was a statistician and epidemiologist who cofounded the Radiation and Public Health Project in 1989. It was Dr. Gould's contention that radiation from nu...
History of the anti-nuclear movement
The application of nuclear technology, both as a source of energy and as an instrument of war, has been controversial.Scientists and diplomats have debated nuclear weapons policy since before the atom...
History of the anti-nuclear movement - Wikipedia