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Paper
Biohazard, Ken Alibek, Random House, 1999.

Designer Bugs, Jon Cohen, The Atlantic, July-Aug. 2002, pp. 113-24.

Open Publications as Sources of Biological and Chemical Terrorism: Defining the Problem and Applying Remedies, Raymond Zilinskas, in James Brown (ed.), Implications of 9/11 on National Security and the Path Forward to Peace: Twelfth Annual International Arms Control Conference, (Albuquerque, NM: Sandia National Laboratory), 2002, pp. 144-160.

Publish and Perish? As the Nation Fights Terrorists, Scientists Weigh the Risks of Releasing Sensitive Information, Richard Monastersky, Chronicle of Higher Education, Oct. 11, 2002, pp. A16-A19.

Statement on Scientific Publication and Security, Science, 21 February, 2003, pp. 1149.

Electronic
The Monterey Institute's Center for Nonproliferation Studies offers some context for security concerns in science.

Editors' statement from Science magazine.

All about bioterrorism from the CDC.

Everything you never wanted to know about nuclear weapons development.

Our uncensored credits page.

 
 
 
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