Everyone is on edge as a result of the conflict in Ukraine, and it feels like the press is discussing the possibility of a nuclear conflict every other day.
Putin has repeatedly warned the West not to stand in his way and that, if necessary, he will use the "big armaments."
Cold War veterans have experienced similar tensions before and could be more ready than others if the worst were to happen.
However, a lot of us are completely clueless on what to do in the event that nuclear weapons are utilized.
Fortunately, the American government has put out a guide on how to get ready for the worst. To find out how to get ready for a nuclear explosion, click.
A nuclear explosion "may occur with or without a few minutes warning," according to the American government website ready.gov. Because of this, it is wise to plan ahead and have a plan of action.