American historical sites
A former nuclear missile launch control facility in the rural farmland of the South Dakota plains is now a national historical site open to visitors. Put out of service after treaties with the former Soviet Union, the missiles controlled by this room were probably capable of destroying the planet. (Photo by Andrew Lichtenstein/Corbis via Getty Images)
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Andrew Lichtenstein / Contributor
August 26, 2011
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