Atomic Energy Commission

Death And Suffering, In Living Color

Death And Suffering, In Living Color

For the people of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the Atomic bomb was nothing short of cataclysmic. But Americans were shown a sanitized version of the devastation, and for many years, photographic evidence of the real damage was locked away. The final part of our three part series on the Atomic Cover-up.

April 9, 1947 - Picket Lines And Greek Troops.

April 9, 1947 - Striking Telephone Operators. Striking Coal Miners. Big Four Conference. Henry Wallace in London. Greek Army advancing against rebels. Henry Ford death. David Lilienthal confirmed as head of AEC. Frank Sinatra in court over fist fight.

Atomic City USA - Oak Ridge In 1950

Atomic City USA - radio documentary produced in 1950 to help promote the cause of Nuclear energy by looking at a community completely made up of workers employed by the Government, initially working on the Atomic Bomb in World War 2, but turning to other uses for Nuclear energy post-World War 2.

Top Kill, Bottom Kill

From Matt at OsborneInk: How bad is the Gulf oil spill? Bad...and that's the good news.