Center for Science, Technology, and Security Policy

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  • The Global Health Security Agenda: Non Governmental Perspectives on Addressing Emerging and Evolving Biological Threats September 25th, 2014 8:00am - 3:30pm, followed by a poster session LIVE WEBCAST Since the February 2014 launch of the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA), international...
  • The American Association for the Advancement of Science and several other leading science and technology professional societies are proud partners of SciCast , a research project run by George Mason University and funded by the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA). More than 9,...
  • SciCast , a research project run by George Mason University, is the largest known science and technology-focused crowdsourced forecasting site. So what makes a crowdsourced prediction market more powerful? An even bigger crowd. SciCast is launching its first worldwide call for participants to join...
  • Construction at the Savannah River Site in South Carolina is on standby while the Energy Department considers other options. | Flickr/ Savannah River Site Fourteen years after Russia and the United States agreed to each get rid of 34 metric tons of surplus weapons plutonium, the projected cost of...
  • On June 4, AAAS hosted a breakfast panel event on “downblending and disposal” as an option for weapons-grade plutonium disposition under the Plutonium Management and Disposition Agreement (PMDA [1] ). This subject has a long history that dates back to the end of the Cold War, combining complex...
  • In the Plutonium Management and Disposition Agreement (PMDA), the United States and Russia have each committed to dispose of 34 metric tons of surplus weapons-grade plutonium. To implement the PMDA, the United States has been building a mixed oxide (MOX) fuel fabrication facility to convert the...
  • On Tuesday, April 22, the AAAS Center for Science, Technology, and Security Policy (CSTSP) and the Federation of American Scientists (FAS) held a screening of the documentary “Garwin: Witness to History.” After the screening, Dr. Garwin himself joined the film’s two directors – Richard Breyer and...