Chemical weapons (WP1256)

Podcast

What do we mean when we talk about chemical weapons, how do we deal with the removal and avoidance of them and how do we protect ourselves. We talk about the difference between chemical and biological weapons and discuss what happened in Syria. Contributor: Hamish De Bretton-Gordon, Chief Operating Officer, SecureBio, Porton Down, Salisbury Image: Wikimedia […]

Chemical warfare in Syria (WP1260)

Podcast

Chemical warfare in Syria. What happens now and why is it significant? Contributors are: Amy Smithson, Senior Fellow, James Martin Center for Non-proliferation Studies, Washington DC Tim Trevan, Executive Director, International Council for the Life Sciences (ICLS), McLean   Other podcasts in this series Scientists in Government  

Beirut – Lebanon

Podcast

This is the first of three podcasts recorded in Beirut. Inside the city of Beirut. We talk about the internal politics as well as the relationship between Syria and Lebanon and Israel and Lebanon, the Lebanese diaspora and other issues that affect the future of the country. Contributor is: Tom Fletcher, Ambassador to the Republic […]