DIRECTORKuran, Peter
TITLEAtomic Journeys: Welcome to Ground Zero
DISTRIBUTORGoldhil Video
ISBN1-58565-141-9
DATE PUBLISHED1999
RUNNING TIME52 minutes


This film discusses the locations of ten nuclear test sites in the United States and the effects they had on the people and environment of their areas. The narration focuses on the purpose of the nuclear tests, and emphasizes the environmental effects, while providing only a cursory glance at each location. There is extensive film footage showing the effects of nuclear explosions from the surface and the earthquake-like aftershocks. The test sites described include White Sands, New Mexico; Gnome Site, New Mexico; Rio Blanco, Colorado; Hattiesburg, Mississippi; Faultless Site, Nevada; Anchitka Island, Alaska; and Nevada Test Site, Nevada.


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