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Chris Schneidmiller

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U.S. Aims to Strengthen WMD Interdiction Program at Warsaw Meeting

Nations increasingly are initiating interdiction operations and watching for threats, official says.


Q&A: Iran Nuclear Probe Must Advance, IAEA Chief Says

The International Atomic Energy Agency since early 2012 has convened nine meetings on the stalled inquiry.

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Possible North Korea Nuke Test Emissions Identified

International group says it identified radioactive materials released months ago.

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State Department Awards Website Where Nukes Meet Pop Culture

A graduate student this month won a prize for her website,


Nuclear Lab Remains Vulnerable to Cyberstrikes, Energy IG says

Despite recent progress in securing computers, key weaknesses remain.

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Airborne nuclear forensics tool being prepared

According to research, the technology would offer a “modular nuclear debris sampling capability."


NNSA helicopter now on hunt for radiation in Washington, D.C.

The helicopter will collect data covering 70 square miles of the district.

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Pentagon, NIH fund pollen-based vaccine delivery research

Research could one day allow troops in the field to vaccinate themselves against biological warfare threats.