Steven Weinberg

Steven Weinberg teaches at the University of Texas at Austin. He has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics and the National Medal of Science. His latest book is To Explain the World: The Discovery of Modern Science.

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    Glory and Terror

    Steven Weinberg, the Nobel Prize-winning physicist, writes that America today “has an unprecedented opportunity to begin to escape from the risk of nuclear annihilation.” But, he warns, President Bush is not only letting this opportunity slip away, he is, in some respects, moving in the wrong direction.