The Use, Impact, and Future of Nuclear Weapons

1378 WordsFeb 19, 20185 Pages
NUCLEAR WEAPONS The Use, Impact, and Future of Nuclear Weapons All across the world, there are many different types of weapons. Everything from small handheld weapons to large remote control bombs. Not all countries have bombs, but the ones who do use them for different purposes. When people think of the word bomb, the first thing that comes to mind is war. Not all bombs are used for war. They are actually used for research, and a lot of people are not aware of that. Bombs in the past compared to the current stage of bombs are drastically different. The future of bombs can be scary to think about, but should be nothing to worry about. Nuclear weapons are used for many different reasons. A lot of times, people assume that their country’s nuclear weapons are used for war and intimidation. This statement is true in some cases, but it is not the only thing they are used for. In the late twentieth century, nuclear weapons played an important role in International security. Political change and advancing technology suggest that the strategies of nuclear forces will be different in the twenty-first century. Nuclear weapons are to this day hold the “supreme” title in the military today. They are not used for attacks. Nuclear weapons are used for defense and counterattacks. The United States have an agreement that they would never use or threaten to use nuclear weapons on any non-nuclear states or countries. The only logical targets for the U.S. to use nuclear weapons against
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