fallout shelter

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a shelter to protect occupants from the fallout from an atomic bomb

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In 2015 the studio also released its first mobile game for iOS and Android devices, Fallout Shelter, which quickly became the top downloaded game in 48 countries.
In Fallout Shelter (University of Minnesota Press), David Monteyne, a professor of architecture at the University of Calgary, contemplates how Cold War civil defense practices helped expand "the goals and powers of the welfare state?
In times past, a part of the hill was hollowed out to create a nuclear fallout shelter for the military, and a souvenir of the times is the imposing white-painted metal blast-proof door that one passes to reach the toilets, reached at the end of a similarly institutionally-painted narrow corridor that, had history turned out differently, would have heard the thunder of Warsaw Pact boots before the multi-pronged wheel on that door was slammed shut.
It also has a pool, private dock, cove, elevator and gym, and also houses two helipads, a barbershop and a fallout shelter in case of a nuclear emergency.
You are a dweller of vault 101, a fallout shelter where people came to survive a nuclear world war.
Yes, we could survive the fallout by escaping into our radiation fallout shelter beneath the garden.
The actual shelter, originally built by Smith as art in 1983, is also a re-creation, comprising, since intended for party boy "Mike," a cinderblock and two-by-four design for a "Home Fallout Shelter snack bar--basement location," with liquor and refreshments included among the emergency rations.
which is retrieving and updating the fallout shelter identification program last revised in 1992.
Sky thinks filming her sixteen summer for a school project will prove immeasurably dull--but her video diary evolves into a record of how her family is falling apart with the center of trouble being an evolving fallout shelter.
The building is an old nuclear fallout shelter, with no windows and no shower facilities.
Workers inspecting New York's Brooklyn Bridge in March became accidental archaeologists when they discovered a relic of the Cold War: Deep inside the 123-year-old bridge's foundation was a fallout shelter stocked with water drums, medical kits, and 352,000 canisters of "survival crackers.
After all, who would you rather be with in a nuclear fallout shelter - a nurse/ cook/tailor, or a computer programmer?
To change metaphors, reading their speeches and their presentations, it's like they're living life in a fallout shelter anxiously awaiting "the Big One.
Demer of the Southwest Fisheries Science Center placed a speaker and a microphone in each of two reverberant rooms--a squash court and a fallout shelter.
A nuclear fallout shelter at Hack Green, near Nantwich, in Cheshire, has been opened to visitors.