What It's Like to Fly Through a Nuclear Mushroom Cloud

Joe Pasquini, a RAF flight navigator, had the unfortunate job of collecting samples of a nuclear bomb after it exploded. Which meant, Pasquini had to fly an airplane covered in wax through the mushroom cloud to capture the floating radioactive particles. That doesn't sound fun. » 11/08/12 10:00pm 11/08/12 10:00pm

This Is Not a Rainbow Nuclear Attack

What would it look like if the candy kingdom of happy elves launched a thermonuclear assault against us? Probably something like this. Fortunately for this, this isn't a technicolor mushroom cloud. It's photographic trickery. » 1/13/12 9:04am 1/13/12 9:04am

The Nuke Lamp Wants to Blow Up Your Desk

Designed by Veneridesign Studio, this lamp tries to capture the awful beauty of a nuclear strike. The fluid details created using 3D-printing techniques, its like staring into a frozen mushroom cloud. » 7/16/11 8:00pm 7/16/11 8:00pm