Backgrounders

This category contains background papers written for Science for Peace.

2010 Nuclear Weapons: A Science for Peace Dialogue
Two atomic bombs were dropped in war 64 years ago, but none since then. Why...
2010 Ecological Refugees
I have coined the term “ecological refugees” to include both environmental refugees1, the newer concept...
2010 Genetically Modified Plants, Used for Food
The practice of genetic modification of plants is based on a false premise; i.e., the...
2010 The Alberta Tar Sands
There is much information available to the public about the widespread devastation caused by the...