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Nuclear Bombs Explained: The Amazing Science Behind Our Deadliest Weapons

The complicated physics (and philosophy) behind nukes

The world changed when we split the atom.

On July 16, 1945, the United States Army detonated the first ever nuclear bomb. The test was codenamed Trinity, and it was so awe-inspiring and powerful that Robert Oppenheimer, a…

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Bernie E. Robert

Science and technology nerd; lucid dreamer and philosopher. I have alien friends, too. @berniethewriter on Twitter.