Important things from September 1939
On this Throwback Thursday, we go back 75 years to the Popular Science of September 1939.
But it was worth 25! (In 2014, each copy will cost you $5 on the newsstand.)
A feature-length article documents researchers who were putting patients into a coma to try to cure their cancer. Read it in its entirety (and absurdity) here: Can "Frozen Sleep" Cure Cancer?
Popular Science examines how the world will end. (Hint: Burning, freezing, and the exploding Moon are some possibilities.)
_You can read the full September 1939 issue here. _