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Sea level rise is speeding up | Beyond Nuclear International

Posted on February 23, 2020 by beyondnuclearinternational By Paul Brown With sea level rise accelerating faster than thought, the risk is growing for coastal cities − and for nuclear power stations. The latest science shows how the pace of sea … Continue reading

Trump Budget Seeks Boost to Military and Nuclear Spending, Cuts to Social Programs and EPA

Feb 10, 2020 President Trump is set to unveil his 2021 budget request today. The $4.8 trillion budget would increase military spending while cutting Medicare and Medicaid, seeks $2 billion for construction of Trump’s border wall and slashes EPA spending … Continue reading

Risk of Nuclear War Rises as U.S. Deploys a New Nuclear Weapon for the First Time Since the Cold War

Democracy Now! Feb 7, 2020 The Federation of American Scientists revealed in late January that the U.S. Navy had deployed for the first time a submarine armed with a low-yield Trident nuclear warhead. The USS Tennessee deployed from Kings Bay … Continue reading

Deployment of new US nuclear warhead on submarine a dangerous step

News Time Jan 29, 2020 The US has deployed its first low-yield Trident nuclear warhead on a submarine that is currently patrolling the Atlantic Ocean, it has been reported, in what arms control advocates warn is a dangerous step towards … Continue reading

‘Low yield’ nuclear weapon added to US submarines

RT America Feb 4, 2020 The US military has added a long-range missile armed with a nuclear warhead of reduced destructive power to its arsenal. The Pentagon claims that the low-yield missile will keep Americans safer. RT America’s Rachel Blevins … Continue reading

New First-Strike Threat: US deploys submarine-launched low-yield nuclear weapon in Atlantic

Kevin Barrett Feb 5, 2020 The United States has announced the deployment of a new long-range nuclear missile aboard its stealth submarines to deter what it calls Washington’s potential adversaries. The US Department of Defense claimed in a statement on … Continue reading

Doomsday Clock is closer than ever to nuclear watershed

RT Jan 24, 2020 A nuclear watchdog group has announced we’ve just 100 seconds to live. And while the reference to the symbolic Doomsday clock is talking metaphorical time, the warning made at a media event in Washington comes after … Continue reading

Jim Hansen: “We are all in the same boat…” NET’s, nuclear + global cooperation

Nick Breeze Dec 30, 2019 Nick Breeze interview with Professor James Hansen, former Director of NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies and American adjunct professor directing the Program on Climate Science, Awareness and Solutions of the Earth Institute at … Continue reading

Nuclear Power’s Public Opinion Rollercoaster from Three Mile Island to Fukushima | Retro Report

RETRO REPORT Jun 16, 2017 More than three decades after the accident at Three Mile Island cast a shadow on the atomic dream, is America again ready to give nuclear energy a chance?

Can a new Iranian nuclear deal be expected?

CGTN Published on Jan 10, 2020 The U.S. has called the killing of Iran’s top general, Qasem Soleimani, an act of self-defense. Iran responded by firing missiles at two Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops. Afterward, Donald Trump claimed there were … Continue reading