The City-Sized Nuclear Bunker Chairman Mao Built

In 1969, Chairman Mao began work on a giant bunker beneath the city of Beijing to house the city's population in the event of a nuclear attack. The underground city was never operational, but the tunnels and facilities still remain. » 11/18/09 12:46pm 11/18/09 12:46pm

Choose Concrete Mushrooms For Your Next Post-Apocalyptic Vacation

A relic of WWII paranoia, Albania's "concrete mushroom" bunkers dot the country's landscape, from the oceans, to the mountains, to the cemeteries. Now, a group wants to reclaim the bunkers and transform them into eco-friendly hotels. » 10/21/09 7:30am 10/21/09 7:30am

Bomb Shelter Decor for Post-Nuclear Living

In the days of duck-and-cover drills and atomic anxiety, many families bought space in bomb shelters, stocking and decorating their possible nuclear homes. Richard Ross's photographs capture the abandoned shelters and what some families planned to take to the apocalypse. » 8/25/09 11:30am 8/25/09 11:30am