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Atoms for Peace II

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Atoms for Peace II

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Atoms for Peace II

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President Eisenhower's Atoms for Peace program was intended to stop the spread of nuclear weapons. It may have done just the opposite. In the second of a two-part series on the 50th anniversary of the Atoms for Peace speech, NPR's Mike Shuster reports on the evolution of the nuclear threat.