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2012-04-25 11:19:13

Amidst Growing Tensions in Asia, India-Pakistan Confrontation Used to Show Dire Consequences Around the Globe; More Than A Billion People Would be at Risk Under "Nuclear Famine" Scenario More than a billion people around the world would face starvation following a limited regional nuclear weapons exchange (such as a clash between India and Pakistan) that would cause major worldwide climate disruption driving down food production in China, the U.S. and other nations, according to a major...

2012-03-09 21:30:00

HyGie-Tech-USA is attending the Joint CBRN Conference and Exhibition to launch a special Pilot Program that corresponds with the initial release of HG_Flow software in the United States. Albany, NY (PRWEB) March 09, 2012 HyGie-Tech-USA is attending the Joint CBRN Conference and Exhibition to launch a special Pilot Program that corresponds with the release of version 2.0 HG_Flow software in the United States. John Garland and Al Evans will travel from HyGie-Tech USA headquarters in Albany,...

2012-01-06 15:14:37

In this special issue of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, published by SAGE, experts reflect on 2011 and highlight what to look out for in 2012 in the areas of nuclear energy, nuclear weapons, biosecurity, and climate change. Topics that have made the headlines during the previous 12 months, including the increased tension surrounding Iran's nuclear program, the aftermath of the Fukushima incident, and the state of US policy on climate change, are analyzed in detail in this special...

Clinton Addresses Biological Weapons Conference In Geneva
2011-12-07 10:49:45

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton today addressed the Biological Weapons Convention -- a 1975 treaty outlawing their production and use -- in Geneva. Clinton is seeking to rally international efforts against the biological weapon threat, warning of the potential that new gene assembly technology could be used by terrorist groups to create new biological weapons. She said the emerging gene synthesis industry offers benefits to researchers “but it could also potentially be used...


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