Posts Tagged: los alamos study group
This time it's Republicans dragging their feet on a nuclear-weapons project.
A new facility under construction at Los Alamos is pivotal to the manufacture of "nuclear pits," the heart of nuclear weapons.
A lawsuit intended to delay construction of a facility to produce nuclear pits -- the explosive core of the weapon -- was dismissed.
The Los Alamos Study Group, a nuclear watchdog, throws up a roadblock to halt a massively expensive new nuclear-weapons complex.
Nuclear watchdogs fight a new facility to build the part that makes nuclear weapons explode.
Earthquake concerns not only also exist for U.S. nuclear energy plants, but for nuclear-weapons facilities too.
Seismic concerns grow over U.S. national nuclear labs.
The first step to disarmament is simply to impede expansion of nuclear facilities.
In a just world, the Obama administration would then cut promised funding for nuclear modernization.
Have we reached the point where the new START disarmament treaty is worse than nothing?