How We Learned Chlorine Gas Is Not An Effective Cold Remedy

We know that chlorine is incredibly dangerous if inhaled. It destroys lung tissue, causing people to asphyxiate on their own pulped lungs. It was used as a weapon in World War I, and soldiers were terrified of it. .So why did a US President and a good chunk of Congress get gassed with it as a medical treatment? »5/11/15 9:30am5/11/15 9:30am


Old U.S. Army newsreel documents the effects of psychoactive chemicals. On cats.

Over the course of the 1960s, the U.S. Army released a series of videos (at least ten, maybe more) featuring ongoing military R&D projects. The progress reports mostly highlighted advances relating to military equipment — missile operations systems, tanks, personnel carriers, things like that. But at the end of the… »3/01/12 6:01pm3/01/12 6:01pm