A Rare Journey Into the Cheyenne Mountain Complex, a Super-Bunker That Can Survive Anything | WIRED

With escalating fears about North Korean nuclear capabilities, Cheyenne Mountain’s ability to predict and survive a nuclear attack resonates more than ever.

But deep inside the mountain, a crew of humans toils in one of the nation’s most secure military installations. Shielded by 2,500 feet of granite, these people gather and analyze data from a global surveillance system, in an attempt to (among other, undisclosed things) warn the government’s highest officials of launches and missile threats to North America.

Source: A Rare Journey Into the Cheyenne Mountain Complex, a Super-Bunker That Can Survive Anything | WIRED

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