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The deal unraveled by nightfall but helped pave the way in the years that followed to wholesale reductions in nuclear weapons at the end of the Cold War.

The year before, she was awarded the Lasker Prize for medical research — the first nuclear physicist to receive that honor.

The Cold War rumbled on for decades, sometimes taking America to the brink of nuclear war.

The threat of nuclear terrorism is such that we must act preemptively, not after a devastating attack.

Once Democrats agree if Republicans commit to blocking these bills in the Senate using what’s called the nuclear option, ending the filibuster, will be crucial.

But I think Steve Austin has to team up with a Japanese holdout to stop a nuclear bomb from going off or something.

He used negotiations with Iran over its nuclear program as an example.

Gordon G. Chang is a columnist and the author of Nuclear Showdown: North Korea Takes On the World.

Binding the resolution of my case to progress in the nuclear negotiations is profoundly unjust.

“Heavy water”, or D2O, is even less common in nature, though nuclear engineers make and use it in some reactors.

Upon careful inspection, however, delicate nuclear bands connecting the parts can usually be seen.

After a detailed discussion by Hartson Brant of the properties and limitations of nuclear explosions, the conference agreed.

Rick and Scotty watched the placement of the nuclear explosive—a simple steel can, from the outside—in the big hole.

But even to the nuclear explosion those rocks won't mean much.

Charlie was an engineer at the new nuclear powerhouse, just out of town.


On this page you'll find 118 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to nuclear, such as: basic, essential, fundamental, important, key, and paramount.

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