Alyssa Demus's Blog Posts

  On the radar: Obama at the General Assembly; the End of Overkill; North Korea’s centrifuge clues; Senate GOP backs off missile defense; and Nuclear weapons designers’ predictable solution to asteroids.   Read more »
Posted on September 24, 2013
  On the radar: Iran’s crisis, an opportunity for diplomacy; The better of two bad options; Vandenberg tests; North Korea’s rocket tests; Warhead plans; Big, fat and immortal; That time we almost nuked North Carolina; and Atomic agriculture.   Read more »
Posted on September 23, 2013
  On the radar: Rouhani in the Post; Assessing the charm offensive; Case for continued reductions; Special relationship with fewer nukes; and Miss A-Bomb.   Read more »
Posted on September 20, 2013
  On the radar: Goodwill and flexibility ahead of talks; Interpreting Iran; Rouhani on NBC News; UNGA parley; Testing from Tinseltown; and Give peace a dance.   Read more »
Posted on September 19, 2013
  On the radar: Subs sinking Navy budgets; Obama sees opportunity with Iran; Missile defense politics are expensive; Myanmar inks protocol; China adds SWUs; and Attracting tourists, apocalypse survivors.   Read more »
Posted on September 18, 2013
  On the radar: Hometown paper tires of NNSA; Congress displeased; UNGA speculations; Accidental apocalypse; All things Syria; and the Opulent atomic abode.   Read more »
Posted on September 17, 2013
  On the radar: Pickering and Mathews on Iran; Sidelines at UN; Messy missile defense politics; the Illusion of safety; and Early warning ruins.   Read more »
Posted on September 16, 2013
  On the radar: 10 projects, $16 billion over budget, 38 years behind schedule; Iran reduces uranium stockpile; Navy wants a sub bailout; the Iran & Syria nexus; Missile defense in the rust belt; and What the Nazis knew about the Manhattan Project.   Read more »
Posted on September 13, 2013
  On the radar: Letters, sidelines, and one-on-ones; One expensive boat; Putin in the Gray Lady; Syria spotlight; White steam at Yongbyon; and Kennedy’s bellicose bureaucracy.   Read more »
Posted on September 12, 2013
  On the radar: Syria complicated, Iran ripe for breakthrough; Sanctions eased; Dual tracking Syria; Pakistan’s transition; Rouhani’s window; and Aegis and THAAD pick off two missiles.   Read more »
Posted on September 11, 2013