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Noam Chomsky – The Threat of Nuclear War

Chomsky’s Philosophy Published on Jun 7, 2016 Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K_Z9b… The role of Stanilav Petrov and his “dereliction of duty” in the events of 1983 is particularly revealing — and disturbing. See: A Cold War Conundrum: The 1983 Soviet War Scare … Continue reading

Stanislav Petrov, Soviet Officer Who Helped Avert Nuclear War, Is Dead at 77 – The New York Times

Stanislav Petrov in Dresden, Germany, in 2013.CreditCreditOliver Killig/European Pressphoto Agency By Sewell Chan 阅 读简体中文版閱 讀繁體中文版 Early on the morning of Sept. 26, 1983, Stanislav Petrov helped prevent the outbreak of nuclear war. A 44-year-old lieutenant colonel in the Soviet … Continue reading

Noam Chomsky – The Threat of Nuclear War

Chomsky’s Philosophy Published on Jun 7, 2016 Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K_Z9b…

Noam Chomsky on Nuclear War and Environmental Catastrophe

King Philosophy Published on Dec 13, 2017 King Philosophy is a global organisation dedicated to developing emotional intelligence, both through our YouTube channel and our real-life school located on 10 campuses around the world. We apply psychology, philosophy, and culture … Continue reading

Noam Chomsky (2017) “Nuclear War and Environmental Catastrophe” FULL Talk + Q&A 2017

Carol N. Published on Jul 8, 2017 Date – April 13, 2017 Starts at 5:56 FULL Talk Please Share! Noam Chomsky on the threat posed by proliferation of nuclear weapons and climate change.

Hurricane Florence On Track to Hit East Coast Nuclear Plants | Union of Concerned Scientists

September 12, 2018  RSS Brunswick and Surry May Be Vulnerable to Flooding WASHINGTON (September 12, 2018)—At least two nuclear power plants may be in harm’s way when Hurricane Florence hits the East Coast later this week: Brunswick near Wilmington, North … Continue reading

Using nuclear science to improve animal breeding

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Published on Sep 13, 2018 Animals, so important for food security – they provide us with milk, with eggs, with meat. But as global population growth has accelerated, so has the demand … Continue reading

Using nuclear science in marker-assisted plant breeding

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Published on Sep 13, 2018 Imagine you must identify a glass of seawater among a hundred glasses of drinking water merely by looking at them. Almost impossible! But what if the glass … Continue reading

Noam Chomsky: Survival of Organized Human Life is at Risk Due to Climate Change & Nuclear Weapons

Democracy Now! Published on Jul 30, 2018 https://democracynow.org – At least eight people have died in California as climate change-fueled wildfires rage statewide. In total, firefighters are battling seventeen wildfires blazing across California, engulfing more than 200,000 acres and forcing … Continue reading

I’ve studied nuclear war for 35 years — you should be worried. | Brian Toon | TEDxMileHigh

TEDx Talks Published on Feb 1, 2018 For the first time in decades, it’s hard to ignore the threat of nuclear war. But as long as you’re far from the blast, you’re safe, right? Wrong. In this sobering talk, atmospheric … Continue reading