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dv1282017
2015-02-18 12:11:18

A brief history of the US messing around with nukes.

dv1282007
2015-02-15 10:53:02

All bombs are terrifying, but just what is the difference between the two big boy bombs - the H-bomb and the A-bomb?

2015-01-22 12:22:59

"Extraordinary and Undeniable" Climate, Weapons Threats Cited for Movement; Doomsday Clock Adjustment is 1st in 3 Years and is Accompanied by Urgent Call for Action. WASHINGTON, Jan.

2014-01-15 14:19:08

The Science and Security Board of the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists today called on the United States and Russia to restart negotiations on reducing their nuclear arsenals, to lower alert levels for their nuclear weapons, and to scrap their missile defense programs.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.