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How powerful are modern nukes? Watch here
The power of the bombs at Hiroshima and Nagasaki yielded an equivalent of about 36,000 tons of TNT. But modern nukes are something else.
This is what happens to the atmosphere when a nuclear bomb detonates
When a nuclear bomb detonates in the air, it produces an enormous amount of heat, which is quickly dissipated. These conditions…
Watch the Air Force launch an ICBM in mid-air from the back of a C-5
During the Cold War, the American nuclear deterrent strategy required coming up with ways to guarantee the survival of nuclear weapons if the Soviets managed a surprise first strike. The surviving devices would then be used to destroy Soviet civiliz…