You’ve all seen Dr. Strangelove, which means I’m pretty sure you understand the general idea behind a doomsday device: if you destroy us, we destroy you, no matter what. The concept of an automatic system that guarantees nuclear retaliation if a country is subjected to a nuclear attack has been part of the collective nuclear nightmare for decades. It’s not … Continue reading
The nuclear disasters at Chernobyl and Fukushima are regarded as the two worst nuclear disasters our planet has witnessed. While the Chernobyl meltdown was once regarded as the radioactive disaster on the planet, the fallout from the Fukushima disaster has recently been shown to spike at levels above those measured at Chernobyl. Now, terrifying leaked Soviet documents show that those … Continue reading
The First Voice Transmission From Space was Eisenhower Wishing Peace on Earth From a Nuclear Missile – Oh the Irony!
In December 1958, the Cold War got a spark of warmth when the US broadcast a holiday message of peace and goodwill around the world—from an orbiting nuclear missile. A little more than a year after Sputnik, the first artificial satellite, was launched by the Soviet Union to kick off the space race, the US found a way to demonstrate … Continue reading
“This is not a joke, that’s for sure. I see a figure of a man on the shot, as you do, and I know precisely there could not be anyone in the Palace of Khambo Lama Itigilov at this time.” If you can’t believe a religious leader examining CCTV footage of what looks like a mummified monk moving around a … Continue reading
HUGE military drills on the border between Russia and NATO have sparked rumours a global conflict on a scale not seen since the 1940s may have already begun. Fears have grown in the wake of several large-scale military exercises in the Baltic States and eastern Europe. June’s Anakonda 2016 was the largest war game in the region since the end … Continue reading