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74.3k viewsEverything The US Government Has Planned For Surviving A Nuclear AttackThough the threat of worldwide nuclear annihilation has lessened somewhat since the end of the Cold War, the US government's nucle...
Japanese History
343.1k viewsThe Aftermath Of Hiroshima And Nagasaki Was Far Worse Than Anyone Thought PossibleAmericans, and most people in the contemporary Western world, receive a version of history that is, without a doubt, Americanized....
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135.4k viewsThere Is A Giant Nuclear Ticking Time Bomb Waiting To Blow In The Middle Of The Pacific OceanThe United States conducted dozens of nuclear tests in the Marshall Islands, which are part of the collection of islands that form...
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497.4k viewsYou Have A Stronger Chance Of Surviving A Nuclear Blast Than You ThinkPast generations lived under the specter of nuclear annihilation and needed to learn and rehearse all the best practices during a ...
History
1.8k votersHaunting Images of Fukushima, The Abandoned Nuclear Radiation Ghost TownMarch 11, 2011, was a dark day for Japan, as residents fled what would later be known as the Fukushima disaster. After the Tōhoku ...
Government
820.3k viewsThis Man Stumbled Upon Directions To The US Government's Ultra-Secret Nuclear Holocaust BunkersThe reality of nuclear combat's devastation was clear as soon as the first atomic weapons were dropped during World War II, leadin...
Explainer
633.4k viewsChernobyl’s Most Dangerous Radioactive Material Is Still Slowly Burning A Hole Through The EarthThe disaster that occurred at the Chernobyl power plant in April 1986 left behind a legacy of forced evacuations, serious illness,...
Graveyard Shift
57.6k viewsAll The Things That Happen To Your Body During A Nuclear ExplosionIs it possible to live through the immediate effects of a nuclear explosion? Will you die instantly, or will your demise be slow a...
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22.3k viewsThe US Government Created Fake Towns To Test Out Nuclear WeaponsOn March 17, 1953, the United States government carried out one of a series of nuclear tests in the desert outside of Las Vegas, N...
History
35.9k viewsThe Neutron Bomb: The 'Humane' Nuclear Weapon That Protected Buildings While Killing PeopleOnce the world saw the long-lasting consequences of the atomic bomb, global powers wanted something more humane. Unfortunately, th...
Weapons
6.4k viewsTurns Out North Korea Actually Developed Its Entire Nuclear Arsenal To Be America's Friend... WhoopsNorth Korea's pervasive news presence has revealed how little most Americans really know about North Korea and how it became the g...
World History
7.6k viewsHow The Soviet Union Quietly Became A Bigger Nuclear Power Than AmericaJust as the Second World War was wrapping up, the United States made a huge technological breakthrough: the atomic bomb. Through t...
Monster Movies
3.4k views4 Facts That Prove Godzilla Is The Most Thoughtful Movie About Nuclear War EverA great monster movie is about much more than creatures. Monsters are the embodiment of a society's fears, metaphors for the very ...
WWII
4.1k viewsThe Criminally Under-Told Story Of The Brave Men Who Prevented Hitler From Attaining A Nuclear BombDuring WWII, many concerted efforts on the part of the Allies to thwart the Third Reich - and some of them worked. One group, call...
Shopping
51 votersSupplies Perfect For Your Nuclear BunkerGathering supplies for a nuclear bunker can never happen too soon; after all, the purpose of a bunker is to be prepared in the eve...
History
17.8k viewsWhat's It Like Inside The Cold War Bunkers Designed To Keep The President Safe During Nuclear War?The US government seems to know far too much about its citizens, so it's disturbing to realize how little citizens know about the ...
Law
4.4k viewsEvery Nuclear Agreement Involving The United StatesNuclear disarmament has been a topic of public debate and concern since the atom was first split in 1945. Various nuclear agreemen...
15.8k viewsHousehold Objects That Could Save Your Life In A Nuclear DisasterFrom the influx of alarming news regarding North Korea's atomic abilities to pop culture events like HBO's Chernobyl, nuclear disa...
The Space Page
6.8k viewsStarfish Prime: The Time The US Nuked SpaceThe Cold War brought a number of terrifying things to the forefront of geopolitics, and an entire generation grew up under the con...