August 1953

You Versus the A-Bomb

Volume 36, Issue 8

Robert A Suhosky

In an atomic attack, survival may lie in the knowledge of these few practical facts about blasts, heat and radiation

IN TODAY'S ATOMIC era scientists envision airplanes powered by atomic energy, entire cities lighted, heated and run on a tiny pile of plutonium. Even the corner gas station may become obsolete as you jockey your lead-lined atomobile into Sunday traffic.

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