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Top scientists at ground zero soon after the world’s first nuclear explosion; July 1945 Oppenheimer and General Leslie Groves inspect the melted remnants of the steel tower that held the Trinity bomb. World History, World War Ii, Manhattan Project, Hiroshima, Nagasaki, Nuclear Power, Atomic Age, Science, Interesting History

Once Upon a Time in War

War is a horribly fascinating thing, however much man may hate it.

36 Realistically Colorized Historical Photos Make the Past Seem Incredibly Real Operation: Crossroads Atomic Detonation (Thank you Steven Vaught, Western Michigan University) (Photo credit: Sanna Dullaway) Top Photos, Famous Photos, Iconic Photos, Colorized Historical Photos, Colorized History, Historical Images, Photoshop, Marilyn Monroe Fotos, E Mc2

Realistically colorized historical photos make the past seem incredibly real [36 pictures]

Over the last couple years, an increasingly popular trend online has been to create and share colorized photos from history. Artists such as Jordan Lloyd, Dana Keller and Sanna Dullaway take intriguing old black-and-white photos and bring them to life...

Post with 4464 views. Massive column of water rises from the ocean as an Atomic Bomb detonates at Bikini Atoll in the pacific during the first underwater nuclear test july 1946 Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Bomba Nuclear, Nuclear Test, Nuclear Bomb, Nuclear Power, Chrysler Building, World History, World War Ii

Massive column of water rises from the ocean as an Atomic Bomb detonates at Bikini Atoll in the pacific during the first underwater nuclear test july 25th 1946

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First nuclear weapon test on Novaya Zemlya on September a kt underwater burst of the "Joe" series (probably The site was Zone A, Guba Chernaya, Novaya Zemlya. Nuclear Bomb, Nuclear Energy, Nuclear War, Bomba Nuclear, Mushroom Cloud, Weapon Of Mass Destruction, Destroyer Of Worlds, E Mc2, Atomic Age

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Soldiers witness an atomic explosion during Exercise Desert Rock VIII at the Nevada Test Site in Nuclear Bomb, Nuclear War, Nevada Test Site, Weapon Of Mass Destruction, Atomic Age, Hiroshima, Art Deco Design, Cold War, World History

Soldiers witness an atomic explosion during Exercise Desert Rock VIII at the Nevada Test Site in 1957.

"Detonation of the nuclear device air-dropped at Nevada Test Site on March Code named WASP PRIME." Photo courtesy of National Nuclear Security Administration / Nevada Site Office Bomba Nuclear, Nuclear Test, Nuclear Bomb, Nuclear Energy, Photos Du, Old Photos, Nevada Test Site, Photos Rares, Rare Historical Photos

59 Years Ago Today: Wasp Prime at Lookout Mountain

Source: NNSA, NSO / Area 51 Black Jets One intriguing clandestine aspect of NTS operations during the atmospheric testing era involved the Lookout Mountain Laboratory, which remained classified for...

Mushroom cloud with ships evaporating below during shot Baker of Operation Crossroads nuclear weapons test at Bikini Atoll, July 1946 Bomba Nuclear, Nuclear Test, Nuclear Bomb, Operation Crossroads, Mushroom Cloud, E Mc2, Cold War, Pacific Ocean, American History

Mushroom cloud with ships evaporating below during ‘Operation Crossroads’ nuclear weapons test on Bikini Atoll, July 1946- [5211x7155]

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Test Band Treaty signed banning all nuclear weapon testing on land, in the atmosphere and outer space. Only underground testing would be allowed. Signed by US, Russia and Great Britain. Nuclear Bomb, Nuclear War, Heart Of The Storm, Bomba Nuclear, Weapon Of Mass Destruction, Destroyer Of Worlds, Atomic Age, The Bikini, Historical Photos

The girl who keeps dreaming

Dreamer. Bookworm. Nature seeker. Curious. Vegetarian. Human. Welcome to my treasure box of dreams!...

First And Only Test Of US Nuclear Artillery Cannon Nicknamed “Atomic Annie. [[MORE]] The nuclear artillery shell had an estimated yield of 15 kilotons — approximately the same power. Bomba Nuclear, Nuclear Test, Nuclear Bomb, Okinawa, Nevada Test Site, Kentucky, Mushroom Cloud, Giant Mushroom, Rare Historical Photos

U.S. "M65 Atomic Cannon" firing a W9 nuclear warhead during "Operation Upshot-Knothole Grable" (Nevada Test Site - 5/25/53) [2945x2338]

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Images of World's First Underwater Nuclear Explosion included a 23 kiloton nuke set off 90 feet underwater and blasted seawater 2 miles high. nuclear tests continued at the Bikini Atoll through to Bomba Nuclear, Nuclear Bomb Test, Nuclear War, Nuclear Energy, Nuclear Apocalypse, Post Apocalypse, Operation Crossroads, Mushroom Cloud, Creepy Photos

Photos from the World's First Underwater Nuclear Explosion

In in 1946, the United States conducted a series of nuclear weapon tests at Bikini Atoll in what's known as Operation Crossroads. A total of two bombs

A frame-by-frame picture of a building during a nuclear blast in Survival Town a nuclear test site in Nevada constructed to determine the effect of a nuclear bomb on the average American town Nuclear Test, Nuclear Bomb, Nuclear Energy, Nevada Test Site, E Mc2, Atomic Age, Weird Stories, Cold War, Explosions

Nuclear Blasts Show Terrifying Power

credit Courtesy National Nuclear Security Administration/Nevada Site OfficeIt was 63 years ago today that the United States detonated the very first atomic bomb. Three weeks later, the only two A-bombs dropped in warfare destroyed Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan. Many nuclear — and thermonuclear — bombs have been tested since. Here are some images. Left: Operation […]

In Century, the US was testing nuclear weapons. A man named Harold Edgerton developed a camera that could snap a picture a billionth of a second after the moment of detonation. These haunting and beautiful images are just some of the photos he captured. Nuclear Test, Nuclear Bomb, Atomic Bomb Explosion, Harold Edgerton, Brave, Manhattan Project, Weapon Of Mass Destruction, Thing 1, Atomic Age

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“Atomic bomb explosion at the Nevada Proving Grounds, 1952”