All That Is Interesting investigates the intrigue and espionage of the Cold War with these interesting articles and stories!
24 Unsettling Before And After Photos From Operation Doorstep
These little-seen photos reveal a secret Cold War test conducted by the U.S. government to show what nuclear holocaust would look like.
“The World Is Preparing For War,” Former Soviet Leader Says
In a recent op-ed, Mikhail Gorbachev warns against the growing global militarization and calls for outlawing war.
Trump Wants A Nuclear Arms Race
Trump calls for the U.S. to expand its arsenal of weapons of mass destruction.
How Vodka Shaped The Course Of Russian History
The surprising ways in which the "water of life" has helped determine Russia's religious, political, and economic fate for hundreds of years.
What We Loved This Week, Nov. 27 – Dec. 3
David Bowie, Marilyn Monroe, and many others circa their kindergarten days.
Man Tracks Down The Person Who Killed His Great-Grandfather During Stalin’s Great Purge
He even managed to get an apology from the killer's granddaughter, who thanked the man for bringing out “the entire truth” of Russia's past.
The Most Outlandish CIA Programs Of The Cold War
Inside the CIA's Cold War-era plans for mind control, psychic spies, and one horrifying cat.
4 Abandoned Nuclear Testing Sites Humans Destroyed Worse Than Chernobyl
Some of the world's biggest nuclear detonations didn't make the pages of your history book.
The 5 Most Infamous American Spies
The good American spies die in mystery, but the the most notorious live on in history for all of the wrong reasons.
Video Of The Day: Watch An Underground Nuclear Explosion Melt The Earth
Nuclear weapons are even scarier when you can't see the mushroom cloud.
5 Times The World Was On The Very Brink Of Nuclear Annihilation
Most of the time, it wasn't even deliberate.