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        Fallout, Full Program Description

        This text discusses the content of the WGBH production People's Century: "Fallout." Fallout refers to the radioactive particles that fall from the sky after a nuclear explosion, as well as the immeasurable effects of radiation exposure. This introduction touches upon the destruction caused by the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the end of World War II and the beginning of the Atomic Age. Eyewitness quotes describe protest movements and the effects of radiation poisoning.

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