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The Test

Test; The

THE TEST examines the history of atomic testing in Nevada, atomic tourism, and the consequences of being in Nevada's "atomic backyard." Following World War II, as the United States plunged into the Cold War, scientists raced to keep the nation secure in the nuclear age. They lacked a full understanding of atomic weaponry's destructive scope and knew the bomb had to be tested further. Ultimately, atomic testing sites, including one in Nevada, were established. The one-hour documentary delves into...
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  • program length: 60 minutes

Wednesday, February 14 at 7:00 pm on 12.1


additional airdates

  • Thursday, February 15 at 12:00 am on 12.1