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  • The Curve of Binding Energy: A Journey into the Awesome and

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    On August 1 and 12, 1958, nuclear warheads were detonated in missiles over Johnston Island in the Pacific. 2 3 These detonations were accompanied by impressive visual displays seen over wide areas, leading observers to the opinion that the detonations took place at very high altitudes. 4-7 These displays were even seen on Samoa, some 2,000 miles from Johnston Island. The restraint that he did display with regard to use of nuclear weapons was primarily the result of public opinon constraints.
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  • States and Anti-Nuclear Movements (Environment, Politics and

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    Dietz, 2-21-99. 26. “Republican Senator: Bring Back the Draft,” World Net Daily, 4-20-04. 27. “Pentagon’s Uranium Denial,” New York Daily News, 4-27-04; “Pentagon: Uranium Didn’t harm N. Conventional weapons use a chemical reaction as the source of their explosive force. Nuclear reactions can produce energy Q> exothermic or need energy Q<0 endothermic A(a,b)B Q = (m^+m^-m^-mjJ'C^ difference of masses in entrance and exit channel determines Q The discovery of fission 1938 Search for transuranium elements Z>92 23BU (n, y) 239U,, (P-) 239E^3 (P-) ''%4 238U (n, a) 235Ra33?
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  • Nuclear War Survival Skills: Lifesaving Nuclear Facts and

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    On July 1, 2008, a cross-party group of members of the European Parliament launched a Parliamentary declaration in support of the Nuclear Weapons Convention. We at least have to control Latin America. The underground explosion was so significant that it created an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.5 [source: McCurry ]. In 1967, McNamara half-heartedly proposed deploying a cheap ($5-billion) ABM system designed to handle an attack by China even though, as he said, we had �the power not only to destroy completely her entire nuclear offensive forces, but to devastate her society as well�.
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  • Perfect Deterrence (Cambridge Studies in International

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    S. coalition was attacking forces regarded as terrorists.) This more complex reality is completely missing in the new round of political/press hysteria in the United States. Nuclear weapons cannot prevent military conflicts but, to a certain extent, help push competition in military technology into ever-new high-tech areas. Feynman (quoted by Professor Lee Smolin, The Trouble with Physics, Houghton-Mifflin, New York, 2006, p. 307). ‘The expression of dissenting views may not seem like much of a threat to a powerful organization, yet sometimes it triggers an amazingly hostile response.
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  • Scorpion Down: Sunk by the Soviets, Buried by the Pentagon:

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    What strategy would the United States pursue, now that both sides had the atom bomb? The four horsemen of the book of Revelation with the judgments over one fourth of the world may begin as a regional war. At one Basra hospital, leukemia cases in children up to age 14 doubled from 1992 to 1999, says Amy Hagopian, a University of Washington School of Public Health professor. The Bush Administration was skeptical about the feasibility of detecting cheating and also was not eager to have IAEA inspectors knocking on the doors of sensitive U.
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  • Seismology, 1989-1992: Nuclear Test-Ban Verification

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    Six of these issues are directly linked with population and its effect upon the enviornment. The new nuclear doctrine enshrines that hype into nuclear doctrine. This list concerns movies, movie-length documentaries, and films that dealt with the immediate consequences—or pending events—of nuclear war. If a nuclear attack does happen, it won't be safe to venture outside for food — you should stay sheltered for at least 48 hours, preferably longer.
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  • Planning Armageddon: Britain, the United States and the

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    Lesser nuclear states, with choices tightly constrained by scarcity of resources, may be forced to make choices that NATO has avoided, to choose nuclear defence or nuclear deter�rence rather than planning to fight a conven�tional war on a large scale and to use nuclear weapons only when conventional defences are breaking.� Increased reliance on nuclear defence would decrease the credibility of nuclear deterrence.
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  • The Invisible Harry Gold: The Man Who Gave the Soviets the

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    Jimmy Carter — and, by the way, in spite of what proved to terrible, awful energy policies I confess that I voted for him twice — argued that by abjuring the isolation of plutonium, he would set a “moral example” for the rest of the world to follow to prevent nuclear war. Some frequently and almost plainly insist that Russia needs tactical nuclear weapons to contain a likely Chinese threat. The weapons with �breastplates of fire� could well be modern weapons. The surviving humans in those parts of Earth were able to continue living in the ruins of the pre-War civilization, establishing new communities and even small cities.
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  • Saddam's Bombmaker: The Daring Escape of the Man Who Built

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    The terms 'tactical nuclear weapons', 'theatre nuclear weapons' and 'strategic nuclear weapons' are known more because of their customary usage than by precise definitions. Navy developed its own surface-to-surface missiles for ship-to-ship or ship-to-shore use, for example Talos. L/J i J i I I J i 1: ~k" ill I I t ^ -ir Hie. T^-:&M^ ' Id B- I I 1 u FIGURE 12 ViCloeily vKrtnn i{ 25 mjrijl« ifter ite flan of i IQ-km f^\m ftR. Among them were Briesen (number 140), Gross Dolln (Templin) (number 70), Oranienberg (number 95), Welzow (number 96), Werneuchen (Verneuchen) (number 82).� For example, Oranienberg, which was then a base for Il-28 (Beagle) bombers, is only 22 miles (34 kilometers) north of Berlin.
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  • PAKISTAN NUCLEAR DISORDER: Weapons, Proliferation and Safety

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    For Pakistan. for example, acquiring nuclear weapons is an alternative to running a ruinous conventional race with India. UK PRC Israel - - - -India - - - -Pakistan - - - -North Korea N~\ J ^' rr A X, / n^f /""/r^^_ y ..•■■■■■-■ 1 /y -r— " >'^-.-- 1950 1955 1960 1965 1970 1975 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005 Stockpile on nuclear warhead as a function of year. In considering the physical requirements of deterrent forces, we should recall the difference between prevention and pre-emption.