“A bomb damaged house is brought down with high explosives to reproduce the destruction of a building by bombing during tests on the Morrison indoor shelter in 1941.” Taken somewhere in the UK during WW2. [2298×1772]

“A bomb damaged house is brought down with high explosives to reproduce the destruction of a building by bombing during tests on the Morrison indoor shelter in 1941.” Taken somewhere in the UK during WW2. [2298×1772]

Two Marine Infantrymen, at a machine-gun emplacement, are silhouetted against the sky during an early morning Atomic Bomb Test, Yucca Flat, Nevada during Operation Teapot [2288 x 2964]

Two Marine Infantrymen, at a machine-gun emplacement, are silhouetted against the sky during an early morning Atomic Bomb Test, Yucca Flat, Nevada during Operation Teapot [2288 x 2964]

On this day 24 years ago, at this very moment at 9:02 AM, Timothy McVeigh set off a bomb at the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, killing 168 people and injuring more than 680 people. Today, we remember.

On this day 24 years ago, at this very moment at 9:02 AM, Timothy McVeigh set off a bomb at the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, killing 168 people and injuring more than 680 people. Today, we… Continue Reading

This is what happens when a basketball-size chunk of molten rock, known as a lava bomb, hits the water near a volcano like the Kilauea. This photo by Alla Petropavlovska taken in January 2017 dramatically visualizes the ourcome

This is what happens when a basketball-size chunk of molten rock, known as a lava bomb, hits the water near a volcano like the Kilauea. This photo by Alla Petropavlovska taken in January 2017 dramatically visualizes the ourcome

“An RAF officer inspects the hole left by a 22,000-lb deep-penetration ‘Grand Slam’ bomb which pierced the reinforced concrete roof of the German submarine pens at Farge, north of Bremen, Germany.” 1945. [3508×2400]

“An RAF officer inspects the hole left by a 22,000-lb deep-penetration ‘Grand Slam’ bomb which pierced the reinforced concrete roof of the German submarine pens at Farge, north of Bremen, Germany.” 1945. [3508×2400]

An elderly man sits on the pile of rubble which was once his home, following a V1 Flying Bomb strike in Upper Norwood, London, July 1944. He had been out for a walk as his wife prepared the Sunday lunch, and returned to find that his house had been destroyed and his wife killed. [1772×1856]

An elderly man sits on the pile of rubble which was once his home, following a V1 Flying Bomb strike in Upper Norwood, London, July 1944. He had been out for a walk as his wife prepared the Sunday lunch,… Continue Reading

An oil tank explosion at Deggendorf harbor, Bavaria, Germany after an aerial bombardment by A-20 Havoc aircraft of US 426th Bomb Group, 20 Apr 1945 [1398 x 1800]

An oil tank explosion at Deggendorf harbor, Bavaria, Germany after an aerial bombardment by A-20 Havoc aircraft of US 426th Bomb Group, 20 Apr 1945 [1398 x 1800]

Aerial view of Hiroshima, Japan, one year after the atomic bomb blast shows some small amount of reconstruction amid much ruin on July 20, 1946. [1600 x 1163]

Aerial view of Hiroshima, Japan, one year after the atomic bomb blast shows some small amount of reconstruction amid much ruin on July 20, 1946. [1600 x 1163]

“WAACs and soldiers on the edge of a crater caused by an enemy bomb dropped in their camp during a raid on Abbeville.” By John Warwick Brooke, May 22, 1918. [2224×1772]

“WAACs and soldiers on the edge of a crater caused by an enemy bomb dropped in their camp during a raid on Abbeville.” By John Warwick Brooke, May 22, 1918. [2224×1772]

The ruin of the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church was badly damaged in a bomb attack in 1943. It was not rebuilt as a reminder of the World War II [2447×3489] OC

The ruin of the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church was badly damaged in a bomb attack in 1943. It was not rebuilt as a reminder of the World War II [2447×3489] OC