Exercise Desert Rock IV, June 1, 1952. Sixth Army troops from Camp Desert Rock attack towards an atomic blast during a maneuver held by the Army at the AEC’s Nevada Proving Grounds in conjunction with the Atomic Energy Commission’s Tumbler-Snapper George nuclear test. [800 × 602]

Exercise Desert Rock IV, June 1, 1952. Sixth Army troops from Camp Desert Rock attack towards an atomic blast during a maneuver held by the Army at the AEC’s Nevada Proving Grounds in conjunction with the Atomic Energy Commission’s Tumbler-Snapper… Continue Reading

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]

The Reno Mercantile & Masonic Lodge. I know it’s no masterpiece, but it’s the oldest building in Reno (built 1872) and it’s slated for the wrecking ball. I’ve no idea the architect, it’s just a shame that yet another piece of Nevada history will be lost forever. (3264 x 1836)

The Reno Mercantile & Masonic Lodge. I know it’s no masterpiece, but it’s the oldest building in Reno (built 1872) and it’s slated for the wrecking ball. I’ve no idea the architect, it’s just a shame that yet another piece… Continue Reading

“The size of the 2013 fire in Toiyabe National Forest in Nevada could easily be seen at night,” writes United States Department of the Interior. Photo credit: United States Forest Service, United States of America [2048 x 1234] [OS]

“The size of the 2013 fire in Toiyabe National Forest in Nevada could easily be seen at night,” writes United States Department of the Interior. Photo credit: United States Forest Service, United States of America [2048 x 1234] [OS]