Today: 21.Nov.2017

Alexander DeVolpi, Ph.D. Physicist: Attending graduate school under the GI Bill, I became a PhD physicist, entering the esoteric domains of nuclear reactors and weapons — and later arms control and treaty verification. With pockets of famine, civil injustice, wars of liberation, suicidal ideologies, natural disasters, other global instabilities — who needs a return to Cold War brinkmanship? Decisionmakers, be cautious! Maybe these recollections will demonstrate how difficult it was to contain the nuclear-arms race as it grew more alarming, more expensive, and more consequential.

Published in Energy Today

Newsletter Subscription

  • Latest
  • Popular
  • Alan Waltar, Author of "radiation and Modern…
  • Don Robertson is the retired Managing Director…
  • Leo Gomez, Davie Brenner, Otto Raabe -…
  • Tom Hartsfield - As the supply of…
  • Mark Miller, Bobby Scott, Bert Morales, Mohan…
  • Michel Gay: Le projet de loi sur…
  • Michael Shellenberger, Environmental Progress: This presents video…
  • Michel Gay: Le nucléaire tient depuis longtemps…