Scientists Want You to Play a Video Game to Help Them Understand Nuclear War
'SIGNAL' is an interesting, if flawed, multiplayer game that tries to simulate decision-making in the high stakes scenario of nuclear war for research purposes.
Even 'Limited' Nuclear War Could Cause 90 Million Casualties in a Few Hours
Princeton University researchers use the Pentagon’s own plans to debunk the idea that nuclear war could ever be small and tactical.
Wildfires Are Now So Bad That Scientists Are Using Them to Study Nuclear War
A smoke plume from the 2017 wildfires in the Pacific Northwest mirrored simulations of nuclear winter, and showed that the aftermath of a nuke war may be worse than anticipated.
America Is Not Prepared for Nuclear War, Public Health Experts Warn
A gathering of experts organized by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine said the US isn’t ready for the public health crisis that would follow a nuclear blast.
This Nuke Expert's Terrifying New Novel Is the Warning We Need Right Now
Real life has hewed closely to fictional events in 'The 2020 Commission Report on the North Korean Attacks Against the United States,' taking the book's author, American nuclear policy expert Jeffrey Lewis, by surprise.