The existential threat of nuclear war is no longer a Cold War memory. With nine countries armed with around 15,000 atomic bombs up to 53 times stronger than those dropped in the Second World War, the stakes are arguably higher.
Ahead of the International Day against Nuclear Tests on August 29, we met up British atomic veterans who were present at test sites in Australia and the Pacific, to find out what it’s like to experience a nuclear bomb explosion up close.
While most people know about the bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, fewer are aware that an additional 2,000 atomic bombs were detonated after World War II and tested on hundreds of thousands of young soldiers to prepare them for nuclear war.
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Thank you for posting this video. It will stay with me for the rest of my life. Sadly those in power, who should heed this message, rather boast about the size of their button. Makes me think of Stanley Kubrick's "Doctor Strangelove"..
Excuse me, Mr. Hern but you cannot see x-rays penetrating your hand. And your hand does not become transparent because x-rays have penetrated it. That said, I can certainly believe it was terrifying to see.
Honestly, I came here thinking "I wish I could see one" and so I wanted to hear what people had to say about it. I wanted to be able to envision what it would look like. And honestly, I don't think I want to anymore. This is really fucked up.
I always think and realize that we're fucked we will die in the next 30 years and it's the sad truth. But just try and imagine what these gentlemen went threw the bomb went off and u could see threw ur hands truly terrible and we have no hope maybe the distraction of everyone will some how lead to a brighter future
So instead of talking to the Japanese victims who saw death and survived the terrorist bombing and who lost there houses and families and there lives in that tragedy that is caused by Americans, you are interviewing American soldiers to talk about the bombing that they cause ! Brilliant!
Thanks from uruguay! Its amazing to remeber this part of our history, to know how violent and destructive our souls can be, if we don´t materialize our energy in good things to do insted of choosing hate and destruction.
Once again, *TOTAL* betrayal by the cowards of the state. If our so-called leaders - or their offspring - were sent to *their* manufactured theatres of war, things would be very different.
Great film, BTW.
everyone knew this had happened but i never ever thought that these mn took it so bravly!
im totally impressed by their behaviour.
if goverment would take my balls and make it unable for me to have children, i would go nuts and try to take down them mofos.
but, sadly it has to be done. ,.,. be prepared,.,.,. everthing can happen.
military nowadays know how to handl nuclear bombs on sea, land and sky , maybe a lost wich have to be taken.
They launch a ballistic powered Mega-Nuclear Missle that explodes quickly On the spot with High Explosion and radiation. IN WWII
ALL the young heroic soldiers fight for the battle in World war and died 90's ago by the Nuke Detonation On Campaign.
This is heartbreaking to hear, especially to see the hopelessnes, fear and frustration which is present in their eyes. Why would people do this to their own for terrible purposes... look what it did to them and their children
Considering that the idea of a nuclear bomb wasn't even a thing back then or any weapon that can achieve such level of destruction, no wonder grown men soldiers cried and wanting their mummies after experiencing and seeing this shit, cause that's the shit nightmares are made of, everyone would've done the same after that.
So many people up in arms and screaming bloody murder about social issues and politics. Let’s turn their attention to mass slaughter on a global scale. Nothing brings people together like the threat of extinction.
This is why climate change, nothing to do with aerosols or recycling, no the governments of the world detonating nuclear bombs, on land, sea air, and in the atmosphere. Ever wonder how we got a massive hole in the ozone.
Imagine seeing with your own eyes just what Their eyes have seen! Seeing X-ray side affects through their eyelids! That’s just something you couldn’t imagine possible!.... & all the while it’s so very sad!
The fact that humans have created weapons of this caliber and still hold onto them to this day, just shows we are not capable of handling ourselves. It really makes me question the future of this species as a whole...
My question to the world, Why would anyone ever trust their government and military? People think I’m crazy for hating them so much , but here are these brave men who weren’t told anything and had a bomb dropped on them .... disgusting
Learning how to draw cartoon animals from the farm is not such a difficult task! Weve grown up surrounded by them! Farm animals are everywhere: In blockbuster movies, childs books, greeting cards. their shapes and images are printed in our minds!
In this section, I will show you how to determine what are the physical uniqueness of each animal and how to work with them. Then, you can practice drawing each cartoon character using basic shapes.
You will have the opportunity to make nice illustrations, practice sketching and cartooning using short easy lessons and complete your creation using a drawing software to create vector art if you want to! Cartoon drawing is really fun once you get into it!
Dont be afraid to try until you get it right. This method is really simple, but requires practice and observation. So, sit back and relax. Learn how to draw animals from the farm and start your journey on a good note!
Lets try s few basic characters to get started! :)
A cute turkey to begin with.
In this first tutorial, you can learn how to draw a fun turkey mostly made from small rectangles and large circular shapes. The posture of the character is really interesting. Not only is it easier to draw than a front version, but its also easier to add some perspective (as we can see with the legs). The fact that we just need to draw one wing is also interesting.
Most of these cartoon animals are not filled with complex textures or digital effects. In this case, the subject is filled with plain colors and only a few basic details (inside the tail) were added.
A nice turtle also from a side view.