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Waiting for the Boom

After a brief hiatus due to Jeffrey's house catching on a lil' bit of fire, the Arms Control Wonk...

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American ASAT Controls

The U.S. has unilaterally committed to not conducting destructive anti-satellite missile tests!...

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Carrier Killer: China's Anti-Ship Ballistic Missiles and Theater of Operations in the early 21st Century

Gerry Doyle and Blake Herzinger join Jeffrey to talk about their new book: Carrier Killer:...

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Test Three Missiles...

...get a pod.  North Korea has conducted three (and, as I'm typing this, apparently four), ICBM...

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The Bunga Bunga Theory of Deterrence

Should we be worried that Russia may intentionally use nuclear weapons in Ukraine?  Jeffrey and...

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Deterrence in Ukraine

Russia has invaded Ukraine, and some folks are arguing that Ukraine could've deterred Russia "if...

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Nuclear Security for Who?

Jasmine Owens, Lead Organizer and Policy Coordinator at the Physicians for Social Responsibility,...

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Networked Nonproliferation with Michal Onderco

Dr. Michal Onderco, Associate Professor of International Relations in the Department of Public...

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Gimme Shelter

After North Korea tested its new MaRV twice, a bunch of weird news stories suddenly started...

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North Korea's MaRV

North Korea tested what appears to be a maneuverable reentry vehicle (MaRV), which could support...

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North Korea's Small SLBM

North Korea seems to be taking its new, small, solid propellant missiles to the sea, after taking...

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A Fractional Orbital Bombardment System with a Hypersonic Glide Vehicle??

This is a complicated one. According to Demetri Sevastopulo at the Financial Times, China tested...

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Glide or Die

Glide or die, baby.  The North Koreans, on a real cavalcade of missile debuts reminiscent of...

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All Aboard the Missile Train

Put another pot of coffee on because it is launch week again. North Korean launched two missiles...

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Not Lackin' LACMs

The DPRK tested a cruise missile, but this time it was a big one. Like "INF Treaty" big, if that...

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Boiling Fish at Yongbyon

Looks like Yongbyon is running a little hot. The IAEA has announced that it believes the DPRK...

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It's Always Cloudy in Novaya Zemlya

Jeffrey and his team fear no cloud. Working with Capella Space to acquire cloud-piercing...

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Wasted Opportunities with the JCPOA

Bad news abounds for Iranian and US returns to JCPOA compliance. Aaron and Jeffrey talk through...

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A second silo field

Matt Korda and Hans Kristensen with the Federation of American Scientists have tracked down what...

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I Sing of Arms and the Man

American weapons systems need better names. Tom Karako, Director of the Missile Defense Project...

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