Nuclear power plant in Cattenom, France. Image by Stefan Kühn courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. France, 2005.
January 17, 2017
by Tom Hundley

This week: nuclear power's role in combatting global warming, the hidden lives of migrant workers, and what America gave El Salvador.

Nuclear power
January 10, 2017
by Rachel Bronson, John Mecklin

Can and should nuclear power play a significant role in combating climate change?

Interactive visualization on nuclear power reactor construction. A special issue of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientist.
January 10, 2017 / Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
by Rachel Bronson, John Mecklin

Nuclear power advocates claim that nuclear power is essential for a low-carbon future, but critics say otherwise.

The USS Michigan, a Trident class nuclear submarine, in for repairs at the naval yards in Washington. Image by U.S. Navy. USA, 2002.
December 7, 2016 / Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
by Rachel Oswald

For good or ill, the new president's decisions on missile defense will shape the US-Russia relationship and the future of the entire arms control regime.

December 6, 2016
by Libby Allen, Reese Erlich

Veteran Journalist and Pulitzer Center grantee Reese Erlich discusses his reporting with Alabama high schoolers.

NATO training
July 27, 2016 / CQ Roll Call
by Rachel Oswald

Reorienting the U.S. national security establishment to focusing on Russia after 25 years of focusing on other threats is easier said than done. And that has real implications in the event of a...

June 12, 2016 / Penguin Random House
by Dan Zak

Pulitzer Center grantee and Washington Post reporter Dan Zak's "Almighty: Courage, Resistance, and Existential Peril in the Nuclear Age."

June 5, 2016 / Making Contact
by Reese Erlich

In this radio documentary for Making Contact, Reese Erlich delves into the political and economic impact of Iranian youth on the country's government.

May 2, 2016 / Untold Stories
by Kit R. Roane

Grantee Kit R. Roane takes a look back at the relationships between U.S. and USSR scientists during the Cold War.

April 19, 2016
by Tom Hundley, Jamie McIntyre

Nuclear weapons could end life on earth. But who will pull the trigger?

Unemployment remains high in Iran
April 19, 2016 / VICE News
by Reese Erlich

Iran has been unable to repatriate most of the sanctions money.

April 15, 2016
by Jamie McIntyre, Daniel Sagalyn

America's aging nuclear arsenal topic of two-day visit by Pulitzer Center grantees and staff.