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Resource ID: #5433
Subject: Nuclear Weapons
Source: Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists (Chicago)


Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists article tells of internal politics in the Livermore National Laboratory's program to develop the X-ray laser, a key SDI weapon; the former head of the program resigned his post because other powerful insiders and scientists were overstating the promise and progress of the weapon and supplying technically inaccurate information in secret briefings to Reagan administration officials, July/August 1988.

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