Dan Carlin’s Hardcore History Show 59 – (Blitz) Destroyer Of Worlds
Episode Description: What happens if human beings can’t handle the power of their own weaponry? This show examines the dangerous early years of the Nuclear Age and humankind’s efforts to avoid self-destruction at the hands of its own creation.
Hardcore History: Hardcore History is Carlin’s forum for exploring topics throughout world history. The focus of each episode varies widely from show to show but they are generally centered on specific historical events and are discussed in a “theater of the mind” style. New episodes are released approximately every four to seven months. Hardcore History, which has millions of downloads per episode, received over 350,000 downloads in a 24-hour period on May 6, 2015. It was nominated in 2012 for a Stitcher Award in the Best Educational & Learning Podcast category.