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Playing With Radiation: The 1951 “Atomic Energy Lab” — For Kids!

The years following World War II were a glorious time for many Americans — financially speaking, anyway. There was a great wave of prosperity for middle-class working people, and the notion of a consumption-based society was just taking root. The market flooded with new, high-tech products that could now be produced thanks to the end of […]

Films 

Everybody’s Got a Bomb: The Most Horrifying Nuclear Apocalypse Movies Ever Made

Those who grew up during just about any phase of the Cold War know exactly how it feels to have the ever-present possibility of total extinction hovering over our heads like the Sword of Damocles. That metaphorical blade, of course, is the very real concept of global nuclear war — a conflict that, regardless of how or […]

Films 

Anty Raid: A Look Back at the Mega-Bug Classic THEM!

In New Mexico, police Sgt. Ben Peterson (James Whitmore) and his partner discover a young girl wandering alone through the desert in a state of shock. A few miles away, they find a demolished trailer homeu littered with bloodstained clothing and odd animal tracks. The mystery deepens when a local storekeeper is found slaughtered and […]