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Did North Korea Test A 'Miniature' Nuclear Bomb? : NPR

Did North Korea Test A 'Miniature' Nuclear Bomb? : NPR | Is this the end of the world as we know it? | Scoop.it
North Korea's latest nuclear weapons test is much more powerful than the previous two, according to estimates made by instruments that measure seismic waves from the blast.
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North Korean Actions Raise Stakes for US Missile Defense

North Korean Actions Raise Stakes for US Missile Defense | Is this the end of the world as we know it? | Scoop.it
United States has been working for years to make sure it will be able to intercept such a missile if one is ever fired at allies or its territory
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NewsHour Extra: Lesson Plan | LESSON: WHY IS NORTH KOREA GOING IT ALONE? | PBS

NewsHour Extra: Lesson Plan | LESSON: WHY IS NORTH KOREA GOING IT ALONE? | PBS | Is this the end of the world as we know it? | Scoop.it
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lesson plan with many resources that explains the history of, and difference between, North and South Korea.  

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Does the World Need Nuclear Weapons? - The Rational Argumentator

Does the World Need Nuclear Weapons? - The Rational Argumentator | Is this the end of the world as we know it? | Scoop.it
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Explains the facets of nuclear weapon warfare history and the nonsensical rationale for stockpiling nulcear weapons today. 

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Pros and cons of a nuclear deterrent

Pros and cons of a nuclear deterrent | Is this the end of the world as we know it? | Scoop.it
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handful of arguments for and against keeping or destroying Britain's nuclear weapons program called Trident 

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US, UN Pledge Action Against North Korea Nuclear Test

US, UN Pledge Action Against North Korea Nuclear Test | Is this the end of the world as we know it? | Scoop.it
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says test is direct challenge to the international community
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N. Korea Tells China of Preparations for More Nuclear Tests

N. Korea Tells China of Preparations for More Nuclear Tests | Is this the end of the world as we know it? | Scoop.it
Source tells Reuters tactic aims to force US into diplomatic talks with Pyongyang
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feb 15, 2013 update on N Korea intending to do more nulcear tests

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The Mystery And Disparity That Is North Korea

The Mystery And Disparity That Is North Korea | Is this the end of the world as we know it? | Scoop.it
KAESONG, North Korea — From here, Pyongyang can seem like a dream.
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Instead of spending money on nuclear weapons, North Korea should direct funds to equalize the stark contrast between life, health, and happiness in their capital versus their other cities. 

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50 Facts About U.S. Nuclear Weapons

50 Facts About U.S. Nuclear Weapons | Is this the end of the world as we know it? | Scoop.it
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statistics regarding US nuclear weapons from US dept of energy, cost study, natural resources defense council, databook project. Helpful evidence bank to support arguments about US nuclear weapons

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Dan Britt uses stop-motion to show 1000 reasons to get rid of nuclear bombs - Digital Arts Online

Dan Britt uses stop-motion to show 1000 reasons to get rid of nuclear bombs - Digital Arts Online | Is this the end of the world as we know it? | Scoop.it

Thousand Reasons is a project by the WMD Awareness Programme, an organisation that aims to help remove nuclear weapons from the world.


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