Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists informs the public about threats to the survival and development of humanity from nuclear weapons, climate change, and emerging technologies in the life sciences. The Bulletin was established in 1945 by scientists, engineers, and other experts who had created the atomic bomb as part of the Manhattan Project.
Of interest this month:
Author and New Yorker writer Elizabeth Kolbert talks with the Bulletin’s Dan Drollette Jr about her recently published book, The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History. Read the full interview Elizabeth Kolbert: Covering the hot topic of climate change by going to the ends of the Earth now. Interview featured in the July/August 2014 issue of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists.