Playing hardball Barry Bonds is making an appearance in San Francisco court today to request that if prosecutors plan to retry him, they do it quickly.The former Giants superstar was found guilty of obstruction of justice in April, yet the jury was deadlocked on three perjury counts, which led Ju ... More >>
Usually, I use the That's My Jam! column to post a downloadable MP3, or at least a streaming track that I've been getting down to lately. But no such materials were available for the this track from San Francisco's Jonas Reinhardt. It's probably better off that way, because the video for "Atomic Bo ... More >>
Gary, where'd you leave that laptop of yours?The toil of the Bay Area's laptop thieves used to be simple: Hang around parking lots and cafes, nab an unattended computer, and put ads on Craigslist.However, thanks to carelessness at an East Bay nuclear weapons lab, this workday has the potential to be ... More >>
An original opera about the makers of the atomic bomb fails to ignite
This anti-nuke art exhibit seeks to illuminate -- especially the night sky
So some computers, disk drives, keys, and uranium have been "misplaced." Don't you still think UC should run the top-secret Los Alamos nuclear lab? Take quiz, find out.
The feds hold up germ experiments at Los Alamos National Lab
Plans for a biodefense "hot lab" at Lawrence Livermore have ecologists, disarmament advocates, and mainstream scientists up in arms
The true age of shock and awe, seen in 100 photos of nuclear explosions
The Navy says radiation levels are within federal safety guidelines, but are higher than what is legally acceptable for the property to be transferred
Think that a $680 million Iraq contract is a big deal? You don't know Bechtel.
Navy admits burning 600,000 gallons of radioactive fuel at S.F. shipyard
Major anti-war groups change strategy, hoping to win over mainstream voters the Bush administration can't ignore
The Nuclear Witnesses
The weird coincidences between last week's terrorist attacks and David Hagberg's novels have been keeping the author up at night
Betelnut Pejiu Wu
Malee Thai & Vietnamese
Newly released documents indicate the Navy dumped far more nuclear waste than it's ever acknowledged in a major commercial fishery just 30 miles west of San Francisco. Why won't the government even study the Farallon Islands Nuclear Waste Site?
How nuclear researchers handled -- and grossly mishandled -- the Cold War's most dangerous radioactive substances at a top-secret lab inside the Hunters Point Shipyard. The same shipyard the city wants to remake as San Francisco's newest neighborhood.
Bruce Conner, the greatest artist you don't know, uses our Peter Byrne for image-honing purposes. We use Conner to get you to pick up the paper.
Decades after he left the stage to teach math in Santa Cruz, the voice of legendary satirist Tom Lehrer still echoes
Alan Cranston and George Zimmer devise a bold strategy at the State of the World Forum
While condemning India for its nuclear testing, the U.S. government quietly funnels billions to research programs aimed at creating an ever-more-virulent nuclear arsenal
Livermore protest is mere theater, but lab's research raises real questions
Investigation unmasks worldwide James Bond weather-disaster conspiracy
A look at the Cold War ghosts that haunt the rim of the city