Post-World War II (1946-1977)

Midnight Climax

What: CIA mind control experiments on non-consenting men
Where: 81 Bedford Street
When: 1950s and 60s


Return of the Bedbug

What: The rise of bedbugs in New York City is related to the decline of DDT use.
When: 1950s to the present
Where: Everywhere


Next Stop: Radiation Lab

What: In the deepest subway station in New York City, Nobel Prize winner Victor Hess conducted experiments on radiation
When: 1947
Where: 190 Street Station, Manhattan