Nuclear Warfare – Inside the Apocalyptic Soviet Doomsday Machine

WiredInside the Apocalyptic Soviet Doomsday Machine

It’s supposed to be the stuff of science fiction: A device that triggers a nuclear holocaust in the event of a U.S. strike against Russia. But the “Dr. Strangelove”-esque technology isn’t just fantasy. The Cold War-era Soviet “doomsday machine” was — and might still be — very much a reality.