nuclear proliferation http://kwgs.org en "The Epic Rise and Dramatic Fall of the Atomic Era" http://kwgs.org/post/epic-rise-and-dramatic-fall-atomic-era <p>On this edition of ST, we speak with Craig Nelson --- who's written for Vanity Fair, Salon, Popular Science, and other periodicals, and who's the bestselling author of "Rocket Men" as well as a biography of Thomas Paine --- about his newest book, which is a meticulous and consistently engrossing cultural history of the Atomic Age. "The Age of Radiance: The Epic Rise and Dramatic Fall of the Atomic Era" is, as was noted by Kirkus Reviews, "no impersonal 'march of science' story. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 21:22:32 +0000 Rich Fisher 56389 at http://kwgs.org "The Epic Rise and Dramatic Fall of the Atomic Era" Iran and the Bomb: The Documentary of the Week http://kwgs.org/post/iran-and-bomb-documentary-week <p><em>Airs Friday at 8pm &amp; Sunday at 6pm on KWGS 89.5-1</em></p><p>Iran&rsquo;s nuclear ambitions have the world on edge. Because of its reluctance to admit international inspectors, and its progress in enriching uranium, the situation is increasingly tense. A nuclear Iran could lead to a Middle Eastern arms race and destabilize the world&rsquo;s oil market. In this edition of America Abroad we explore whether sanctions and other diplomatic efforts are&nbsp;enough to prevent Iran from developing nuclear weapons.</p> Fri, 13 Apr 2012 14:39:38 +0000 Editor 16758 at http://kwgs.org Iran and the Bomb: The Documentary of the Week