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The Process Of Launching A Nuclear Missile Is Completely Riveting

The Process Of Launching A Nuclear Missile Is Completely Riveting

This video is more intense and more suspenseful and got me more scared than any movie I’ve watched this year. YouTuber Veritasium dug into the actual process involved in launching a nuclear missile from its silo and the retro-tech combined with its quaint fail safes and cute ignition all under…

The Mind-Boggling Manufacturing Process Of Electronic Phone Switchers

The Mind-Boggling Manufacturing Process Of Electronic Phone Switchers

The Hello Machine is a fascinating short film directed in 1974 by Carroll Ballard. It shows the mind-boggling process of making AT&T’s Electronic Switch System mainframe by hand, a formidable machine was built after 20 years of research and spending 500 million dollars — 2.4 billion in 2014 dollars!

Rare Photos Reveal Fascinating Views Of The Apollo 11 Moon Landing

Rare Photos Reveal Fascinating Views Of The Apollo 11 Moon Landing

You’re looking at Buzz Aldrin lifting his boot before taking the photo of the most iconic footprint in history. It’s one of the many discarded Apollo images stored in NASA’s archives. Here’s a collection of those rare, funny, intimate, and always fascinating views to celebrate the 45 anniversary of the…