History Stories
CATEGORY: Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
What Is the Nuclear ‘Button’ and Where Did It Come From?
January 3, 2018

Every president since Kennedy has carried the nuclear football, but none have ever used it. Read More

The Inside Story of Harry Truman and Hiroshima
October 11, 2017

As the fateful bombing mission commenced half a world away, the anxious president waited for news at sea in the Atlantic. Read More

“Father of the Atomic Bomb” Was Blacklisted for Opposing H-Bomb
August 10, 2017

After creating the first one, J. Robert Oppenheimer called for international controls on nuclear weapons. Read More