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Stories by Bruce G. Blair

Taking Nuclear Weapons off Hair-Trigger Alert

It is time to end the practice of keeping nuclear missiles constantly ready to fire. This change would greatly reduce the possibility of a mistaken launch

November 1, 1997 — Bruce G. Blair, Harold A. Feiveson and Frank N. von Hippel

Accidental Nuclear War

Modifications to superpower arsenals and to procedures for handling them could substantially reduce the risk of unintended Armageddon

December 1, 1990 — Bruce G. Blair and Henry W. Kendall