Posts Tagged ‘cold war’

The War Game [VIDEO]

Sunday, December 16th, 2012

The War Game is a fictional, worst-case-scenario docu-drama about nuclear war and its aftermath in and around a typical English city that was banned from the BBC in 1965. Found at YouTube from wanabee2w.

A Century In 10 Minutes

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

100 years of history compressed into 10 minutes of video. Found at YouTube from derDon1234.

Berlin Wall Tranformed To Speaker’s Wall

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

The Berlin Wall acted not only to keep East Berliners from leaving the country but also as a barrier to communication. Artist Benoit Maubrey transformed a section of the Berlin Wall into a speakers wall by covering it in recycled audio speakers and allowing anyone to “call the Wall” and speak through it for three minutes. Found at Vimeo from Benoit Maubrey.

Video: Every Nuclear Explosion, Ever – 1945-1998

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

A visualization of every nuclear explosion ever recorded, by country, throughout the years 1945-1998. Found at Blip.tv via Julio Ojeda-Zapata.

Nuclear Rifle: Sort Of A Bad Idea

Saturday, May 8th, 2010

The M-388 Davy Crockett was a tactical nuclear recoilless rifle projectile that was deployed by the United States during the Cold War. Only problem: It would radiate the soldiers who fired it. Found at YouTube from jaglavaksoldier.

Ronin

Sunday, November 8th, 2009

When an international team of former Cold War intelligence adversaries meet in a warehouse, their adventure of friendship, intrigue and betrayal has just begun. Found at Hulu.