April 6, 2016 / Untold Stories
Kit R. Roane
Alan Robock thought his "nuclear winter" research was big news, and in one corner of the the world it was.
April 5, 2016 / WNYC Radio
Kit R. Roane
WNYC's Jack D'Isidoro and T.J. Raphael report on Nuclear Winter after grantee Kit R. Roane releases a Retro Report documentary for The New York Times on the topic.
March 10, 2016 /
Seiler Smith, Nicolas Pelham
The Middle East has not seen peace in decades—could that be on the path to change?
August 1, 2015 / PBS NewsHour
Daniel Sagalyn, Jamie McIntyre
As the Navy's fleet of nuclear-armed submarines approaches its lifespan, there’s debate over how many new ones are needed. PBS NewsHour gets a rare look at one of the most powerful weapons ever built...
July 31, 2015 / PBS NewsHour
Daniel Sagalyn, Jamie McIntyre
Naval historian Norman Polmar says buying new nuclear-armed submarines is necessary to replace the aging ones in today's arsenal, but not in as many numbers as the Navy plans.
July 31, 2015 / PBS NewsHour
Daniel Sagalyn, Jamie McIntyre
The Navy has called for spending $100 billion to replace 14 nuclear-armed subs with 12 new ones. But Joseph Cirincione, president of the Ploughshares Fund, says buying so many new subs is overkill.
July 31, 2015 / PBS NewsHour
Daniel Sagalyn, Jamie McIntyre
Replacing America’s 14 nuclear-armed submarines with 12 new ones is said to be the Navy's highest priority. Vice Admiral Michael Connor says that buying too few could tempt adversaries.
July 31, 2015 / PBS NewsHour
Daniel Sagalyn, Jamie McIntyre
Onboard the USS Pennsylvania, one of 14 nuclear armed U.S. Navy subs, Commander John Cage talks about the challenges of captaining one of the most powerful weapon systems in America’s arsenal.
July 31, 2015 / PBS NewsHour
Daniel Sagalyn, Jamie McIntyre
This joystick-like device holds the fate of humanity in its grip.
Image by Daniel Sagalyn.
July 31, 2015
Daniel Sagalyn, Jamie McIntyre
The Pentagon plans to replace the current nuclear arsenal, including 12 new nuclear armed submarines in the coming decades. But can the United States afford this and is it necessary?
July 30, 2015 / PBS NewsHour
Daniel Sagalyn, Jamie McIntyre
Maintaining a ship like the USS Pennsylvania, a nuclear submarine on active patrol in the Pacific, takes coordination. A PBS NewsHour crew witnesses a rarely seen resupply of the stealth warship.
July 24, 2015
Lauren Shepherd, Austin Merrill, Peter DiCampo, Michelle Goldberg, Masha Gessen, Damon Tabor
"Everyday Africa" and other Pulitzer Center grantees included in the Atlantic's Roughly Top 100 non-fiction pieces of 2014.
July 22, 2015 / Al Jazeera America
Alice Su
With domestic dissatisfaction on the rise, Tunisia has become the top contributor of young foreign recruits to radical Islam's war in Syria.

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