Nuclear weapons, Sandia National Lab

10/11/18 Nuclear weapons Enable IntenseDebate Comments:  Enable IntenseDebate Comments You can learn a lot from a blast tube. You can learn more when you couple blast experiments with computer modeling. Sandia National Laboratories researchers are using a blast tube configurable to 120 feet to demonstrate how…

Climate change, global warming, public health, nuclear power, nuclear plants

8/10/18 Climate threats & nuclear plants Enable IntenseDebate Comments:  Enable IntenseDebate Comments The outer defensive wall of what is expected to be the world’s most expensive nuclear power station is taking shape on the shorelineof the choppy gray waters of the Bristol Channel in western England….

Supervising artificial intelligence

… of nuclear weapons. Today, as artificial intelligence and machine learning reshape every … Department contract that involved using artificial intelligence to improve drone targeting and … share the beneficial uses of artificial intelligence and accept universal safeguards to … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Supervising…

Nuclear power, nuclear plant security, Greenpeace France

7/3/18 Nuclear safety Enable IntenseDebate Comments:  Enable IntenseDebate Comments Greenpeace France said Tuesday it had flown the drone – remotely piloted by one of its activists – over Bugey nuclear plant near Lyon, France. The pilot then crashed the Superman-shaped drone against the wall of…

Nuclear weapons, arms control, nuclear setection

6/18/18 Nuclear weapons Enable IntenseDebate Comments:  Enable IntenseDebate Comments The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) today (Monday, 18 June) released the findings of SIPRI Yearbook 2018, which assesses the current state of armaments, disarmament and international security. Among the key findings: All the nuclear…

Will artificial intelligence increase the risk of a nuclear war?

… the paper, the hazards of artificial intelligence for nuclear security lie instead … connection between nuclear war and artificial intelligence is not new, in fact … of the project, which harnesses artificial intelligence to analyze video and could … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Will…

eNCA | Russia to ‘face dire costs’ if it threatens nuclear attack: US

… threaten even a limited nuclear attack in Europe. The sweeping review … that any North Korean nuclear attack against the US or its … cyber attack, he said the US aims to strengthen deterrence of major attacks … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE eNCA |…