Republican Fear and Loathing of Iran has International Consequences


The US is just one actor in an important global non-proliferation regime that works towards preventing the spread of nuclear weapons.

The Five Biggest Threats to Human Existence


What could wipe out humanity? We’re glad you asked! Anders Sandberg from the University of Oxford shares his insights.

The Perpetual Temptation of the End of the World


You ever wonder why we keep on predicting apocalypses even though they never come true?

Earth without Humanity


Life on Earth can survive any man made disaster. But will we?

Happy Stanislav Petrov Day


What can one good man do? Well, every once in a while, he can save the world.

Fear, Derbyshire, and the Misuse of Crime Statistics

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Liam Day wants to know: Why are we so afraid?