Radiological

Advancing the Process to Negotiate a Fissile Material Cut-Off Treaty

Results from a series of regional workshops and expert meetings by the fissile material cut off treaty (FMCT) expert preparatory group.

Bulletin of Atomic Scientists

How to Make Sure Neutrons Save Lives Instead of End Them

The authors call for an international mechanism to anticipate worldwide research reactor needs and how to meet them efficiently and minimizing the use of highly enriched uranium.

Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant Today (Photo Credit: Anastasiia Nechytailo, CNS Fellow Spring 2020)

CNS Observed the 35th Anniversary of the Chernobyl Disaster with International Dialogue

CNS commemorated this week with an article in the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists and two webinars featuring Ukrainian experts, CNS visiting fellows, and students.

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Book Release: Nuclear Choices for the Twenty-First Century

Topics covered are radioactivity, radiation, nuclear fission, nuclear reactors, and fusion energy, nuclear fuel cycle and the management of nuclear waste.

International Security

Death Dust

The little-known story of US and Soviet pursuit of radiological weapons.

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Enhancing Nuclear Reactor Security

Miles Pomper at the European Nuclear Society’s Research Reactor 2020 conference.

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Going Green

The curious connection between radium and the color green.

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Nuclear Uzbekistan: Risks and Opportunities

Margarita Kalinina-Pohl interview in Voices on Central Asia.

Geo4Nonpro

Geo4Nonpro Project

Geo4Nonpro united geospatial analysis experts and novices to discover WMD programs worldwide.

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Drones and CBRN Terrorism Threats and Responses

Countering possible “drone-pocalypse” scenarios