Non-Proliferation Treaty

  • May 3, 2010   BY  

    The nuclear arms race between the Soviet Union and the United States was in full gear when the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis brought the two powers to the brink of global thermonuclear war. Continue reading

  • May 29, 2007  

    With India’s demand for electricity expected to more than double by the year 2015, the country is attempting to increase its reliance on nuclear energy. NewsHour special correspondent Simon Marks reports from India on the country’s growing nuclear industry. Continue reading