Start The New Year With Newly Declassified Nuclear Test Footage
Decades-old films show the sheer power of nuclear warheads.
Nobody Is Sure What Caused a Mysterious Radiation Spike Across Europe
Some speculate a Russian nuclear test in the Arctic, but experts say a pharmaceutical facility could be responsible.
The Secret Nuclear History of Cat Videos
Behind every Rickroll is a technology designed at the height of the Cold War to guarantee nuclear annihilation.
The Bizarre Story of the Time a Canadian Province Tried to Nuke Itself
Many years ago, there was a theory that a nuclear explosion would be a good way to extract oil from the earth. Turns out it was not.
The Air Force Test Runs Its New and Improved Nuclear Gravity Bomb
What Would It Take To Finally Ratify the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty?
Trick question, perhaps.
Reminder: There's Still Fall-Out from Nuclear Weapons Out There
But hey, nothing to worry about.
An Empire State Building-Sized Nuclear Test Tower Comes Crashing Down
Today, in the middle of nowhere in the once-irradiated Nevada desert, a tower taller than the Empire State building came tumbling down. The 1,527 foot, 345 ton BREN tower was used to study the fallout from nuclear bombs like those dropped on Hiroshima...
'The Second Hiroshima': The Largest U.S. Nuclear Test Ever Hit a Japanese Fishing Vessel
On March 1, 1954, the United States tested what was the most powerful thermonuclear device in U.S. history. Castle Bravo was the first test of a dry-fuel version of the hydrogen bomb developed by Edward Teller. Bravo was unfathomably powerful, yielding...