North Korea Test Site Model Makes Headlines, Ernest Moniz Awarded Jubilee Medal, and more.

By Newsroom America Feeds at 8 Jun 2017

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A 3D, virtual reality model of the North Korean nuclear test site Punggye-ri at Mantap Mountain, created by the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS) for NTI, was recently featured in a http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=49a662996454bcab727b15a74e85801dd8d765f0d15027c6c2be40376fa960bcdafaf479ecdf314619b3db723dfb4c89102652b10871cc1a Vice News broadcast on HBO. The model also headlined articles on http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=49a662996454bcab19ca46d5400d453d77f0fba079fd90593dc07450132d868cf72f0bc974fe63bc943bde6335e8a1684bdcb608718f6543 Vice News and http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=49a662996454bcab5dcecdd43205ad0ca178fa92473451d0e35eefe0f2e2470793d77026e218dffdfb265531de02815c7f62e7fb4f609b2e The Verge earlier this spring. It is one of several pieces designed to educate readers about North Korea’s missile and nuclear programs. Other NTI/CNS North Korea resources include a http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=49a662996454bcab5966f129ca9e46c4642264acaac781b3c3d125ee41eafe7337a0ecf141f4535e1ea74df83d56fa42f08106f336840859 new infographic of North Korea’s missile capability, our http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=49a662996454bcab15697b3cd4acf6166d91bc5dc7f7f26808580e233186a79c2607e582f85ec06cedc0b9005fb7882e924dd543208c04a3 North Korea country profile , and another new tool: an updated comprehensive http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=49a662996454bcab3ca8db0bea8ba80d9e88f7faac9c35fe1a6c8dc266e14451d3d1dcc479bb2539a06a9e66224f44fd550f2bb06d30caf5 missile testing database and interactive map of every North Korean missile test since 1984. http://click.e-nti.org/?qs=49a662996454bcabc3d8c915432c1951ef1f1bcdf716e9e783f781a75364aec290333d59d293b9d4aa22dad98fd7ea269797a0b5a6abe0fb READ MORE

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