Navigation Links
SAGE to publish the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
Date:6/28/2010

London (28th June, 2010) SAGE, the world's fifth leading independent and academic publisher, today announced a new agreement to publish the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists from September 2010.

Founded in 1945 by scientists, engineers, and other experts who had created the atomic bomb as part of the Manhattan Project, the Bulletin informs the public about threats to the survival and development of humanity from nuclear weapons, climate change, and emerging technologies in the life sciences.

The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists as an organisation is most famous for the 'Doomsday Clock' that displays in terms of 'minutes to midnight' how close humanity is to catastrophic destruction. It has only recently been reset backwards to read six minutes to midnight, having moved as close as two minutes to midnight in 1953.

The award-winning magazine is recognized worldwide as a key communications outlet, bridging the gap between experts and lay audiences and contributing to both public discussion and the global security agenda. Early contributors include Robert Oppenheimer, Albert Einstein and Bertrand Russell, and the board of sponsors currently includes 19 Nobel Laureates.

"SAGE is proud to be the partner of such an illustrious publication, which disseminates information from the leading scientists and security experts," said Tessa Picknett, Associate Director, STM Journals, SAGE. "Its authority, and ability to provide clear and digestible information to both experts and the public make it a must-read for anyone concerned with the potential for terrible damage to societies from human-made technologies."

"The Bulletin is very pleased to work with SAGE, a leading publisher of policy journals," said Kennette Benedict, Executive Director, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. "Its worldwide reach, excellent digital publishing platform, and reputation for creativity in a fast-changing publishing environment will increase the Bulletin's visibility and help us reach a worldwide audience in accessible and innovative formats."


'/>"/>

Contact: Jayne Fairley
jayne.fairley@sagepub.co.uk
44-207-324-8719
SAGE Publications UK
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. First individual genome sequence published
2. Springer increases publishing activities in South Korea
3. Springer will publish Journal of Coastal Conservation
4. Institution of Chemical Engineers chooses Elsevier as publishing partner
5. New tarpon, bonefish compendium published
6. University biologist publishes book on bird speciation
7. Estuarine Research Federation chooses Springer as publishing partner
8. DOE publishes update of plan: Facilities for the Future of Science: A 20-Year Outlook
9. Iowa State professors genome research published in the latest issue of Science
10. Springer and the New York Botanical Garden Press join forces to publish botanical journals
11. New ETH Zurich article published in scientific journal Nature
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/2/2016)... Calif. , Feb. 2, 2016  Based ... market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes US-based Intelligent Retinal ... Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation. ... in North America , is ... the rapidly growing diabetic retinopathy market. The IRIS ...
(Date:2/1/2016)... , Feb. 1, 2016  Today, the first ... (AHA) announced plans to develop a first of its ... power of IBM Watson. In the first application of ... IBM (NYSE: IBM ), and Welltok will create ... health assessments with cognitive analytics, delivered on Welltok,s health ...
(Date:1/28/2016)... Synaptics (NASDAQ: SYNA ), a leading developer of human interface ... 31, 2015. --> --> ... percent compared to the comparable quarter last year to $470.5 million. ... million, or $0.93 per diluted share. --> ... of fiscal 2016 grew 9 percent over the prior year period ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... ... comprehensive training and support program, Sonalinkā„¢ remote monitoring. The inaugural launch of this ... Friday, February 5th, connecting Dr. Samuel Peretsman to a HIFU technical expert at ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... 10, 2016 , ... Cenna Bioscience Inc., an emerging biopharmaceutical company focused on ... today it has been selected to present at the Cavendish Global Health Impact Forum ... The purpose of the Forum is to help family offices and foundations develop ...
(Date:2/9/2016)... ... 08, 2016 , ... Date and time: March 1, 2016, ... Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center of Bucks County, 3805 Old Easton Road, Doylestown, PA 18902. ... hold an open house for participants to learn about a new Master of ...
(Date:2/9/2016)... ... February 09, 2016 , ... The American Academy of ... it is offering its 2016 AAT Member Certification Qualification Course for Technicians via a ... the webinar, which will include a detailed review of hardware, software, and camera setup/operations, ...
Breaking Biology Technology: