Full episode - May 29, 2019
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Diplomacy isn't glamorous, it’s grueling. But when it works, it can stop a war.
Full episode - May 23, 2019
Was Trump right to walk away from the Iran deal? Or was there something else -- something more political -- going on?
Full episode - May 13, 2019
 Things that Go Boom, season 2 episode 1
Are we headed for nuclear war?
Full episode - May 06, 2019
Things that Go Boom, season 2
It’s been called President Obama’s signature foreign policy achievement — so why does the Trump administration think it was the “worst deal ever” made?
Full episode - February 12, 2018
Betty Flak
We don’t always talk about the things that scare us most.
Full episode - February 06, 2018
How Nancy Sinatra’s numer one hit, "These Boots Are Made for Walkin'," became a military anthem.
Full story - January 30, 2018
The Kakadu National Park uranium mining area.
From Nevada to the Navajo Nation and on to the islands of the Pacific, certain communities have been asked to shoulder a disproportionate share of the cost to build and maintain nuclear weapons.
Full episode - January 26, 2018
New Mexico
White nationalism, the Haitian revolution, and the impacts of nuclear weapons production on the Navajo Nation.
Full episode - January 17, 2018
Two true stories about nuclear false alarms. Plus, what deterrence has to do with being an eleven-year-old boy, and a deeper dive into the Trump administration’s assault on diplomacy.
Full episode - December 12, 2017
Things That Go Boom digs deeper into US foreign policy and the ins, outs, and whathaveyous of what keeps us safe.