CREATORPublic Broadcasting Service
TITLEAmerican Experience: Race for the Superbomb
URLhttps://web.archive.org/web/20040401213055/http://www.pbs.org:80/wgbh/amex/bomb/
HOMEPAGEhttp://www.pbs.org/
DATE PUBLISHED1999
DATE ACCESSED18 September 2017


This website provides a summary of the PBS film Race for the Superbomb and information about the film and nuclear weapons. The information about the film includes a complete transcript, extended interviews with participants in the making of the film, a bibliography, and primary source documents such as letters. Special interactive features on the site include film footage of actual detonations of nuclear weapons, an interactive tour of a government bunker, and a panic quiz. In addition, the site provides an interactive timeline, information about important people and events in the development of the hydrogen bomb, and a map of all the nuclear tests across the world. A useful guide for teachers enhances the website.



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