Nuclear Weapons

Two Decades Since Pokhran-II Nuclear Tests: A Quick Analytical Survey

Two Decades Since Pokhran-II Nuclear Tests: A Quick Analytical Survey

Nuclear Weapons, Pokhran Tests November 22, 2020 at 8:09 pm 0 comments

Sukla Sen | The ill-advised nuclearization neither enhanced India’s security — defined in terms of the ability to eliminate/minimise external military threats, nor strategic autonomy — the ability to operate more freely on the international stage.

Will the United States resume nuclear weapons testing?

Will the United States resume nuclear weapons testing?

Nuclear Weapons, Videos June 29, 2020 at 9:11 pm 0 comments

Daryl G. Kimball, executive director for the Arms Control Association, describes recent discussions by senior Trump administration officials to resume U.S. nuclear weapons testing and the effect such would have on global security and arms control.

Unlike Covid, Nuclear Weapons Leave No Curve to Flatten

Unlike Covid, Nuclear Weapons Leave No Curve to Flatten

Nuclear Arms Race, Nuclear Weapons April 13, 2020 at 6:18 am 0 comments

Lassina Zerbo | Kyodo News The coronavirus pandemic seemed to come from nowhere, and the battle to beat it is currently crowding out thoughts of another terrifying threat whose “surprise” would cause significantly greater devastation. The tragedy of COVID-19 must take immediate priority, and it has thrown a stark lightRead More

Nuclear Weapons Use in South Asia: Zia Mian’s Lecture at Harvard

Nuclear Weapons Use in South Asia: Zia Mian’s Lecture at Harvard

Zia Mian is a physicist and co-director of Princeton’s Program on Science and Global Security, co-chair of the International Panel on Fissile Materials, and co-author of Unmaking the Bomb: A Fissile Material Approach to Nuclear Disarmament and Nonproliferation.