Meet the N Square Fellows—a vibrant cross-sector group of technologists, game designers, policy experts, diplomats, Hollywood filmmakers, and more who are tackling nuclear challenges together in new ways.

N Square Fellows

A novel partnership between policy experts, game designers, and public radio yields a high-stakes simulation that lets users decide: nuclear attack, or false alarm?

Five Minutes to Save the World

Ploughshares Fund’s Michelle Dover talks about the role of civil society—and unexpected new voices—in reducing nuclear threat.

The Negotiator

How One Earth Future Foundation, and its Future Labs leader Jon Bellish, are betting on networked coordination and open data as the keys to preventing nuclear war.

Incubating Peace

Pioneering peace and security funder Carl Robichaud talks about the risks and rewards of finding (and funding) new ways to tackle existential threats.

The Risk Taker

Nuclear analyst Melissa Hanham talks about North Korea’s nuclear arsenal, how she tracks its proliferation activity, and why societal verification is the path of the future.

Open Source Sleuth

To understand the future of innovation in the nuclear threat field, it helps to look to the past and the present.

Navigate an Innovation Timeline

How the scholar who created the viral hit NUKEMAP plans to reinvent Civil Defense.

The Improbable Historian

How researchers at the Princeton Nuclear Futures Lab are bringing full-motion virtual reality to the work of disarmament.

Verification Goes Virtual

The first in a series of stories about what can happen when strange bedfellows join forces to spark nuclear innovation.

Laicie Heeley and Things That Go Boom