The Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty Organization exists to detect and thus deter testing of new nuclear weapons. Absent power to actually do that, the CTBTO has to prove its worth in other ways. So it’s courting scientists.
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A global network of sensors detected North Korea's explosive shenanigans. Their next job is figuring out exactly what blew up.
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