‘They thought it would snow forever’: Nuclear waste at Cold War base in Greenland being released due to global warming. A top-secret Cold War base buried under the ice in Greenland which was used by the United States is at risk of releasing nuclear waste because of global wamring. The US used the site – known as Camp Century – as a scientific centre where they would carry out experiments. However it was also used as the centre for Project Iceworm, where the US hoped to fire nuclear missiles towards Russia from in the event that nuclear war would break out.
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