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Scientists' study of rubble pile asteroids can help save the Earth - study

Ruble pile asteroids are far more common and durable than previously believed, but it does mean that using nuclear weapons could safely stop an impact.


Russia's Medvedev warns NATO of nuclear war if Ukraine wins

Medvedev said NATO and other defense leaders should think about the risks of their policy.


Where is the best place to hide in case of a nuclear attack? - study

Experts say that in case of a nuclear attack, people would only have a matter of seconds to get to safety before it is too late.

Is the US unable to hit target plutonium pit production for nukes? - report

The US aims to maintain its nuclear arsenal by making 80 plutonium pits per year by 2030, but the GAO says this plan is lacking schedule and cost.


Russian ex-president Medvedev says Japanese PM should disembowel himself

In response to the Japanese and US president issuing a statement condemning potential use of Nuclear bombs against Ukraine, former Russian PM said the Japanese PM should disembowel himself.


Russia may use nukes if it thinks Ukraine will win - ex-US general

The fear that Russia may end up deploying nuclear weapons as the war continues is something that has raised concerns with decision-makers and analysts throughout the world. 

Biden admin says US wrongly revoked Oppenheimer's security clearance in 1954

Oppenheimer, a theoretical physicist, headed the top secret Los Alamos Laboratory, which was established under President Franklin Roosevelt as home of the Manhattan Project.


Would Iran give a nuclear bomb to al-Qaeda? - analysis

Why would someone leak such a story and how real is the threat of al-Qaeda getting nuclear material or a “dirty bomb” style nuclear bomb from Iran, even if it did not happen this time?

Iran may be able to build 'crude' nukes within six months - report

A new think tank report details how to deter Tehran from making the move to build a few crudely made nuclear weapons.

What do we know about the US Air Force's new 'Raider' B-21 nuclear bomber?

The B-21 was unveiled on Friday during a dramatic ceremony at Northrop's Plant 42 in Palmdale, California, offering members of the public the first look at the new bomber.

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