A rare natural fission reaction might detonate white dwarfs into special supernovae that help scientists measure the expansion of the universe.
The case's 84 plaintiffs were exposed to radioactive black rain as babies or children. Now in their late 70s to 90s, they're finally recognized as A-bomb victims in a landmark ruling.
If America is attacked with a nuclear bomb, artificial intelligence would automatically fire back even if we are all dead.
Hiroshima's beaches are covered in nuclear fallout debris.
On the International Day Against Nuclear Tests, VICE's new film speaks to British atomic veterans to find out what it's like to experience an atomic bomb explosion up close.
Doomsday Clock scientist Dr. Lawrence Krauss says as long as we possess nuclear weapons, it's 'unavoidable.'
Operation Plowshare was all about using nuclear weapons for peaceful purposes—but the program produced few economic benefits and, activists say, polluted Colorado with radiation.
Akira Kurosawa uses the architecture of a dream to attempt to make sense of the terror that the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombs forced into the Japanese psyche.
For all the famous names, there were hundreds more people working behind the scenes.