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Weapons of mass destruction

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View Resource Query Nuclear Explosions Database

NUCEXP, National Geoscience Database, provided by the Australian Geological Survey Organization (AGSO), contains entries on nuclear explosions around the world since 1945, with the location, time and size of explosions. To view the records, users must select site and country conducting the test and beginning/end dates.

http://www.ga.gov.au/oracle/nuclear-explosion.jsp
View Resource Federation of American Scientists: WMD Resources

Federation of American Scientists (FAS) is a non-profit organization founded in 1945 as the Federation of Atomic Scientists. The founders "were members of the Manhattan Project, creators of the atom bomb and deeply concerned about the implications of its use for the future of humankind." Although not as sleek a design as the main website for FAS, this website has a wealth of information on nuclear...

https://fas.org/nuke/
View Resource The Commission on the Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction

Established by Executive Order 13328, this Commission is charged with assessing whether the intelligence community of the US government is sufficiently organized and equipped to identify and warn the US government about the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction. Since its creation, the Commission (which is chaired jointly by Charles S. Robb and Laurence H. Silberman) has conducted a diverse...

http://govinfo.library.unt.edu/wmd/about.html