Source: The New York Times
New York Times’ Op-Doc, “The Atomic Soldiers,” tells the haunting oral history of the United States’ nuclear weapons testing program in the 1950s and ’60s.
As many as 400,000 American servicemen took part in those tests — experiencing nuclear blasts at close range — and the nightmarish stories told by the veterans in Morgan Knibbe’s film shows how the experience has marked them for life.
Read the story at The New York Times.
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