Wilson Center Experts

Sharon Weinberger

Global Fellow
Science and Technology Innovation Program

Contact Information:
T 202/691-4329 // F 202/691-4001
Energy Security
Nuclear Energy
Science and Technology
Security and Defense
Nuclear Weapons
U.S. National Security
Writer, BBC Future
Sep 01, 2013
Aug 31, 2015

Sharon Weinberger is a national security reporter focusing on science and technology issues.

She currently writes the Code Red column for BBC Future, and is a contributor to Wired.com's national security blog, Danger Room. She is the author of Imaginary Weapons: A Journey Through the Pentagon's Scientific Underworld (Nation Books, 2006) and co-author of A Nuclear Family Vacation: Travels in the World of Atomic Weaponry (Bloomsbury, 2008). Her writing on science and technology has also appeared in the Washington Post Magazine, Slate, Nature magazine, Wired magazine, Discover magazine, Smithsonian, Financial Times, and Aviation Week & Space Technology, among other publications.


Previous Terms at the Wilson Center:
Fellow, "DARPA: The Untold History of the Pentagon Agency that Changed Warfare and Created the Modern World", Sep 5, 2012 - Jul 24, 2013

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