nuclear war

What was Operation Plowshare?

America had already used two nuclear bombs to devastating effect when researchers thought "maybe we can use these bombs to dig big holes instead." That's right, atom bombs to replace bulldozers. And it worked great.

The Great Nuclear Winter Debate of 1983

At the height of the Cold War, a group of concerned scientists promoted their findings on the horrific aftereffects of nuclear war and were accused of fearmongering. But were they right after all?

The Best Stuff We've Read This Week

Some interesting articles on treasure hunting, true crime and nuclear winter, among others.

The Best Stuff We've Read This Week

Enjoy some pretty neat articles on the death penalty, behavioral psychology and more.