'We Were Guinea Pigs': Soldiers Explain What Nuclear Bomb Blasts Feel Like
"It was as if someone my size had caught fire and walked through me."
Start The New Year With Newly Declassified Nuclear Test Footage
Decades-old films show the sheer power of nuclear warheads.
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It's Time to Ban Nuclear Weapons
"Those with power are never going to give up their power voluntarily. It has to be a demand from others."
What Would Happen in the Minutes and Hours After North Korea Nuked the United States?
Not that they would, but it's good to game these things out.
The VICE Morning Bulletin
Colin Powell called Donald Trump a "national disgrace" in leaked private emails, emergency aid to Syria could arrive soon if a ceasefire holds, New York attorney general Eric Schneiderman opens inquiry into the Trump Foundation, and more.
Forty-Five Years Ago, the Government Used Subterranean Nukes to Dig for Natural Gas
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.
These Hippies Are Camping in the Forest to Rid Scotland of Its Nukes
For 32 years, a group of activists have been living in camper vans on the west coast of Scotland in an ongoing—and mostly hopeless—effort to convince the government to get rid of its nuclear weapons. Could there be a breakthrough if Scotland votes for...
How Fucked Are Nukes?
Are you scared of getting nuked? If you asked me that now, I'd say, "Not hugely." But if you had asked me that when I was around ten, I would have been sobbing before you even finished the question.
Good News: The US Will Soon Have Fewer Ways to Launch Nukes
There will still be 700 ways to deliver a nuclear payload, but hey, it's a start.
How Neutrinos Can Help Track Nuclear Bombs
The subatomic particles help explain the chaos of the universe, but they could also help keep the peace on Earth.
Thanks to Nuclear Bombs, We Now Know Sharks Can Live to 70
Great whites live over twice as long as we thought, but that's not necessarily good news for the species.
Reminder: There's Still Fall-Out from Nuclear Weapons Out There
But hey, nothing to worry about.