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The Moment in Time: The Manhattan Project

The Moment in Time: The Manhattan Project

– [Narrator] Things change in time. In a moment in time in 1945, everything changed. The desert of central New Mexico, an area called the Jornada del Muerto, the journey of death, named by Spanish conquistadors because if you ran out of water here, you did not survive. This place is now known as Trinity …

Weirdest Weapons In The World

Weirdest Weapons In The World

Ever-burning fire … Armed icebergs … Laser guns!? These may sound like imaginary weapons straight out of the pages of a comic book or a sci-fi novel, but these are all examples of very real and very weird weapons from the past and the present. History is full of examples of surreal weapons that actually …

The Cold War: Crash Course US History #37

The Cold War: Crash Course US History #37

Hi I’m John Green; this is Crash Course U.S. history and today we’re gonna talk about the Cold War. The Cold War is called “Cold” because it supposedly never heated up into actual armed conflict, which means, you know, that it wasn’t a war. Mr. Green, Mr. Green, but if the War on Christmas is …