TITLE

Nearer to Doomsday

PUB. DATE
September 1974
SOURCE
Time;9/2/1974, Vol. 104 Issue 10, p102
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the imminence of a nuclear holocaust recorded by the September 1974 issue of "The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists." It mentions the move of the periodical's editors after the signing of the first nuclear arms limitation pact between the U.S. and Soviet Union. It states that the periodical's September 1974 issue cites reasons for the pessimism among its editors which includes the lack of arms agreement, the continued spread of nuclear weapons emphasizing the participation of India into the nuclear system, the promise of reactor technology to the Middle East, and the increasing vulnerability to nuclear terrorism by bomb makers.
ACCESSION #
53818330

 

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