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President Signs Bipartisan Bill to Modernize Nuclear Regulation

President Donald Trump signed the Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act (NEIMA) (S. 512) Monday, whose purpose is to modernize the U.S....

Last-minute deal extends program to protect chemical plants

Senators have struck a last-minute deal to extend a program regulating how manufacturers must guard against potential terror attacks, calming fears from...

Smiths Detection selected by U.S. Department of Defense to develop next...

Smiths Detection (SDI) has been selected by the U.S. Department of Defense’s (DOD) Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and...

North Korea’s Nuclear Program Quietly Advances, Pressuring Trump

Kim Jong Un told the world this month that North Korea took steps to stop making nuclear weapons in 2018, a shift...

Jon Wolfsthal on the link between nuclear strategy and the nuclear...

Jon Wolfsthal has spent much of his professional life working on nuclear arms control and nonproliferation and associated international security issues. In...

How the U.S. Screwed Up in the Fight Against Ebola

BLOOMBERG - It was a small victory in a grim and runaway catastrophe. In July, Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol, both American medical workers in...

A second drum at nuke waste repository poses radiation leak danger

HOMELAND SECURITY NEWS WIRE - At a recent meeting of the New Mexico Legislature’s Radioactive and Hazardous Materials Committee in Carlsbad, officials were informed that...

US Will Destroy Landmines Everywhere But Korea

DEFENSE ONE - The United States is limiting its use and stockpiling of landmines outside the Korean Peninsula, but will not join more than 160 other...

CDC: Ebola could infect 1.4 million in Liberia and Sierra Leone...

WASHINGTON POST - The Ebola epidemic in West Africa, already ghastly, could get worse by orders of magnitude, killing hundreds of thousands of people and...

NATO nuclear drawdown now seems unlikely

LOS ANGELES TIMES - Last summer in Berlin, President Obama called for "bold reductions" in U.S. and Russian tactical nuclear weapons to ease the risk of...