It can transform highly radioactive waste lasting hundreds of thousands of years into mildly radioactive waste with less than 300 years of toxicity. But it's yet to receive significant fu...
The stockpile of nuclear weapons may be getting smaller, but it’s also being modernized, which means genuine progress towards nuclear disarmament remains a distant goal.
The consequences of President Trump's decision to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal are likely to be dramatic, and far outlive his time in office.
A guide to the nuclear disarmament deal with Iran, following President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw US support.
North Korea created its own timezone - Pyongyang Time - in 2015 but is moving it forward 30 minutes following recent talks.
Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-In meet this week to discuss a future relationship between the two nations.
To engage responsibly, our next generation of scientists needs training in the arts and ethics.
Geopolitical risks could throw us off track in 2018 – and perhaps even change the global order
North Korea said on Wednesday it had successfully tested a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), called Hwasong-15, that could reach all of the U.S. mainland.
A look at the possible impact of President Trump's latest announcement on the Iran nuclear deal.
Nine countries hold a total of 14,900 warheads, according to the Nobel Peace Prize winner, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)
With rising international tensions over North Korea’s nuclear ambitions, a decision will soon be made on whether a strategic cyber attack will be used against the rogue nation.
Sniffer planes fly through fly through clouds of radioactive debris to collect air samples and catch dust and detect possible nuclear explosions.
North Korea has conducted its sixth nuclear device test.
This map shows the best estimates of which countries have nuclear weapons and how many they have.