Military Effects Studies of Operation Castle

This film is a report detailing the aftermath of six powerful nuclear tests in the Marshall Islands. The film shows the effects of… read more

This film is a report detailing the aftermath of six powerful nuclear tests in the Marshall Islands. The film shows the effects of radiation on civilians and American military personnel. Using maps, graphs, animation, and films of the explosions and damage, the report outlines the military advances in nuclear weapons since 1945 and the possible effects of atomic bombs and fallout on American cities. The previously classified film was made public by the Energy Department in the 1990s. close

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Military Effects Studies of Operation Castle

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Program ID:
431887-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
No Location
First Aired:
Aug 05, 2017 | 9:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 13, 2017 | 5:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Aug 05, 2017 | 9:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 06, 2017 | 4:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 07, 2017 | 2:20am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 12, 2017 | 8:22am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 13, 2017 | 5:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3