Three Ways a Nuclear War Might Happen

It’s back on the agenda, so let’s face up to it

If you are over 40, you probably have some memory of the last time the prospect of nuclear war seemed only a button press away. The collapse of the Soviet Union around the turn of the 1990s fundamentally changed this. The phrase ‘nuclear war’ has, for the last 30 years or so, been the sole preserve of preppers and the…

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Expert and Author in Applied Mathematics, Data Science, Statistics. Also writes History, Science, Culture. Find me on LinkedIn or Twitter or keithmcnulty.org

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Keith McNulty

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Expert and Author in Applied Mathematics, Data Science, Statistics. Also writes History, Science, Culture. Find me on LinkedIn or Twitter or keithmcnulty.org

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