Skip to Navigation
Skip to Content
Share this page

Support PSR!

Your membership supports PSR's work to reduce global warming, eliminate toxics in our environment and abolish nuclear weapons. YOU make our work possible. Thank you.

Donate Now »

Take Action

Demand that the Department of Energy uphold its promise of a full cleanup of SSFL by submitting a comment today.

Nuclear Famine: Two Billion People at Risk?

In "Nuclear Famine: Two Billion People at Risk?" researchers report that the climatic effects of a "limited" nuclear war between Pakistan and India would cut crop production worldwide, putting up to 2 billion people at risk of starvation.

In response to the profound threat of any use of nuclear weapons, momentum is building around the world for a treaty eliminating them. President Obama’s actions should match his words in support of a nuclear weapons-free world. Sign the PSR online petition calling for the US to support a treaty banning nuclear weapons.

Download the report here

Last Updated November 18, 2014

Browse Resources

Action Alerts

More action alerts»

Resources

  • Climate Change and Famine

    Climate change is already threatening the Earth’s ability to produce food. These effects are expected to worsen as climate change worsens. Read more »

  • Ira Helfand in the Documentary 'Good Thinking'

    PSR's Dr. Ira Helfand is featured in the documentary 'Good Thinking', speaking about nuclear weapons. Watch a clip here. Read more »

  • Congressional Review Act Handout

    Congress is poised to use the CRA to dismantle Clean Air and Clean Water protections. CRA allows Congress by majority vote in both chambers (with limited debate and no opportunity for a filibuster) to void recently issued rules-resulting in communities losing dozens of health, safety and environmental protections. Read more »

In the Spotlight

  • November 30, 2016
    Eating for Climate and Health
    PSR's new PowerPoint presentation on how climate change impacts food production, and agriculture's contribution to climate change.