Nuclear Weapons

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
One of the factors stopping the U.S. from eliminating its nuclear weapons stockpile is the potential of an asteroid hurtling towards the planet. The finding comes from a Government Accountability Office report (pdf) on the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), which oversees the dismantling of the nation's nuclear weapons. The unusual...
Thalif Deen, IPS News
As the United Nations commemorated the International Day Against Nuclear Tests...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
A Mark 7 Nuclear Bomb at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in Dayton, Ohio. (Photo: Wikimedia / Creative Commons)
President Barack Obama has quietly agreed to a secret ten-year deal with the...