The One Time We Almost Started Nuclear War

The two men responsible. Image by pingnews.com via Flickr

Albert Einstein is quoted to have said: “I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.”

Exactly 59 years, 4 months and 11 days ago, humanity came close to testing that theory.

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Alan Trapulionis

Alan Trapulionis

In quest of understanding how humans work.