How easy is it to steal a nuclear bomb?

  Prev Next  

UP NEXT

Theoretical Particle or Tasty Treat?

Theoretical Particle or Tasty Treat?

Think you can pass our particle or tasty snack quiz? Test your knowledge to see if you know your sweets from your subatomics...  


Related HowStuffWorks Articles

More Great Links

Sources

  • "Loose Nukes." The Council on Foreign Relations. Jan. 2006. http://www.cfr.org/publication/9549/
  • "Nuclear lab breach could be 'devastating.'" CBS News. Nov. 3, 2006. http://www.intellnet.org/news/2006/11/03/25053-1.html
  • "Nuclear terrorism." Union of Concerned Scientists. June 6, 2007. http://www.ucsusa.org/global_security/nuclear_terrorism/
  • "Principles of nuclear weapons security and safety." The Nuclear Weapon Archive. Oct. 1, 1997. http://nuclearweaponarchive.org/Usa/Weapons/Pal.html
  • Roe, Sam. "Trafficking in stolen nuclear material on the rise." Chicago Tribune. Jan. 31, 2002. http://www.cdi.org/russia/191-4.cfm
  • Tiwari, Jaya and Cleve J. Gray. "U.S. Nuclear Accidents." Center for Defense Information. http://www.cdi.org/Issues/NukeAccidents/accidents.htm