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2012
February 2012
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Meditations
New NUKEMAP features, plus a discussion of the first 1,500 "detonations."
January 2012
30
Meditations
A summary of a sticky historical issue: whether civilians or military personnel would physically control the atomic bomb.
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Meditations
New nuclear tidbits from eight just-declassified secret transcripts of the Congressional committee charged with atomic oversight issues.
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Meditations
Reflections on the use of assassination as a means of counter-proliferation, with insights from the history and sociology of science.
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Meditations
Live-blogging from the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists' 2012 "Doomsday Clock Symposium." The outlook is... doomy.
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Meditations
There are two flavors of war today: war from "above" and war from "below." Danger abounds when they cross paths.
2011
December 2011
26
Meditations | Redactions
Describing my archival techniques, plus a document about the H-bomb's development.
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Meditations
Excerpts from previously-undigitized secret hearings of the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy.
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Meditations
Initial thoughts on the H5N1 censorship debate.
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Meditations | Redactions
I discuss my archival techniques, plus showcase a curious memo about whether Ted Hall was a "second Fuchs" at Los Alamos.
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Meditations
Exactly how secret was the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy? I try to put some numbers on it.
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Meditations
What was Dr. Strangelove's proposal for up-staging the Soviets after Sputnik? Shooting an atomic bomb at the moon. Seriously.
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November 2011
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Meditations
An attempt at a comprehensive list of online primary source resources for nuclear history.
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