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Cold War

The Isdal Woman: The Coldest Case Of The Cold War

August 3, 2021

Isdalen, where the woman was discovered. (Reinhardheydt/Wikimedia Commons) On the sunny afternoon of November 29, 1970, a young Norwegian family was out on a hike when...

Bay Of Pigs: An Attempt To Overthrow A Government Finan...

April 17, 2021

Counterattack by Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces supported by T-34 tanks near Playa Giron during the Bay of Pigs invasion, April 19, 1961. (Rumlin/Wikimedia Co...

20 Photos Of Bomb Shelters During The Cold War & Red Sc...

December 6, 2020

(Walter Sanders/Life Magazine/The LIFE Picture Collection via Getty Images) A major feature of the Cold War was the looming threat of nuclear strikes and the ...

Jimmy Carter Announces The 1980 Olympics Boycott

March 21, 2020

The opening ceremony of the 1980 Olympics. (RIA Novosti archive, image #487025 / Sergey Guneev / CC-BY-SA 3.0) This summer's Olympic Games in Tokyo are currently in lim...

California Couple Inherits 50-Year-Old Bunker Beneath T...

December 21, 2016

When they bought the house, the Otcaseks were only told that the property had “an unusual feature”: a large, concrete-lined hole in the backyard. They were told t...