Photos of daily life in the US government's secret atomic city

In 1942, the US government acquired the town of Oak Ridge in eastern Tennessee. From then on, Oak Ridge was just like any other town — except for the fences, the guards, and the top-secret uranium separating facility. » 4/15/12 12:30pm 4/15/12 12:30pm

Spike from Buffy sinks his fangs into this week's comics

James Marsters fans rejoice — your favorite too-cool-for-school, towheaded vamp this side of Eric Northman appears in two comics this week. Also, quirky graphic novels out the wazoo! » 8/31/10 9:36am 8/31/10 9:36am

Life is Tough for an Atomic Cowgirl

You would think that being an atomic cowgirl in the Old West would be a breeze. After all, you have awesome, nuclear-powered weapons, and you're superstrong to boot. But that doesn't mean you'll be taken seriously. » 12/09/09 4:00pm 12/09/09 4:00pm