It might be easy to think of the Cold War as something in the past. With that thought, it might be easy to think we’re no longer in danger of nuclear war. But when we visited the Minuteman Missile National Historic Site in South Dakota, it not only brought the past vividly to life, it also served as a sober reminder of how the threat of nuclear annihilation never really went away.
Because we had already purchased timed tickets, Neek, Sar and I arrived extremely early in the parking lot outside the Delta-01 Launch Control Facility. Continue reading