Storyboard

Baby Nukes: When A Little Boom is All You Need

Over the course of our nuclear history, smaller (potentially more usable) nuclear weapons have come in all shapes and sizes — from so-called backpack bombs to the Davy Crockett nuclear rifle… And last year, the US deployed a new one. But, what exactly are these things? Do we need them? And what does the deployment of a new generation of them reveal about the US’s nuclear posture?

Baby Nukes: When A Little Boom is All You Need

Photo: ic-cdn.flipboard.com

Continue to read
16 stories in this Storyboard

More stories from U.S. Politics

More stories from Nuclear Energy