Nuclear

  • Trump to Allow South Korea, Japan to Buy More US Military Equipment

    WHITE HOUSE —  U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday he would allow South Korea and Japan to purchase additional military equipment from the United States, an apparent response to North Korea’s Sunday detonation of what was believed to be a hydrogen bomb. “I am allowing Japan & South Korea...
  • How earthquake scientists eavesdrop on North Korea’s nuclear blasts

    On September 9 of last year, in the middle of the morning, seismometers began lighting up around East Asia. From South Korea to Russia to Japan, geophysical instruments recorded squiggles as seismic waves passed through and shook the ground. It looked as if an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.2 had...
  • U.S. Nuclear Weapons Tests Come to YouTube

    The cameras shudder as blinding light flashes across the earth. Deformed white clouds balloon and mutate from the force of the nuclear test explosions. These are some of the images captured in raw footage of bomb tests carried out by the United States between 1945 and 1962 in Nevada...
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