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The Best Resources For Learning About Chemical Weapons

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The United States has just officially determined that the Syrian government has used chemical weapons against those rebelling against it.

Here are a few useful resources on chemical weapons:

Syria’s chemical weapons – interactive is from The Guardian.

Syria chemical weapons: where have they been used? is from Channel 4 News.

Chemical weapons may draw U.S. into Syria
is an Associated Press interactive.

Avoiding Armageddon is a PBS interactive.

Bio and Chemical Threat is a CBS News interactive.

The Boston Globe has a disturbing photo gallery of what appears to be a recent chemical attack on civilians by the Syrian government.

Chemical attacks in Syria: reports mapped is from the Guardian.

Here’s an interactive map
showing alleged chemical weapons attacks in Syria — from The New York Times.

A Weapon Seen as Too Horrible, Even in War is from The New York Times.

Chemical weapons and the scientists who make them is from The Conversation.

The Science of Surviving a Chemical Weapons Attack
is from the PBS News Hour.

The History of Chemical Weapon Wars

Explore more infographics like this one on the web’s largest information design community – Visually.

What chemical weapons does Syria have? is an infographic from The Washington Post.


Chemical Weapons Watchdog Wins Nobel Peace Prize
is from The New York Times.

How Syria’s chemical weapons will be destroyed – interactive guide is from The Guardian.

How To Dismantle a Chemical Weapon
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