Atomic Café - News from the Nuclear Age

By Goozar | The beauty and devastation of the atom bomb. Paranoia paraphernalia of bygone times.

Forty-Five Years Ago, the Government Used Subterranean Nukes to Dig for Natural Gas

On the afternoon of September 10, 1969, Chester McQueary laid his belly onto the dirt of rural Rulison, Colorado. A few seconds later, a nuclear bomb two and a half times the size of the one that dropped on Hiroshima exploded less than two miles below him.<p>As a 33-year-old anti-nuke hippie, McQueary …

Natural Gas

The Red Menace: 15 Vintage Anti-Communist Ads & Propaganda

Anti-communist ads and propaganda attempted to inspire loyalty to America, abject terror of the Soviets, and acceptance of seemingly inevitable …

Target You - 1950's Educational Film - S88TV1

Superman Vs. Atom Man

The First X-Ray of an Atomic Explosion Inside a Person? Superboy/Superman & the Atomic Bomb, 1945-1964

JF Ptak Science Books (Continuing Post 1140)<p>I don't know why, but I cannot remember ever having seen an x-ray of an atomic explosion taking place …

Haunting Raw Video Shows Final Preparation Of Atomic Bomb And The Explosion At Nagasaki

As part of the final stages of World War II, the United States dropped an atomic bomb on Nagasaki, Japan in August 1945. Today, the location remains the largest city to undergo a nuclear attack.<p>This footage shows "the loading of the Fat Man bomb into the Bockscar plane on the island of Tinian," as …