Staggering Animated Map Of Every Nuclear Bomb Detonation In History

In the early 1940's some of the greatest scientific minds of all time gathered in Los Alamos, NM for an "R&D" project, infamously dubbed the 'Manhattan Project', that ultimately changed the course of human history forever.  Just a few years later, on Ju.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 12th, 2018

The first nuclear bomb test in history is helping scientists unlock secrets of how the Moon formed

On July 16, 1945 humans detonated our first nuclear weapon. Code named Trinity, the detonation released the energy equivalent to 20 kilotons of TNT and was hot enough to turn sand into glass. More than 70 years later, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 9th, 2017

The 12 best photos of the US Marine Corps in action during 2016

The 12 best photos of the US Marine Corps in action during 2016NOW WATCH: Animated map shows every nuclear-bomb explosion in history.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 12th, 2017

Animated map shows every nuclear-bomb explosion in history

President-elect Donald Trump tweeted that the US needed to "expand its nuclear capability." When he was later asked about the tweet by "Morning Joe" host Mika Brzezinski, Trump responded "let it be an arms.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 23rd, 2016

North Korea Threat Pushes Japan to Talk Nuclear Weapons, but History Stops Trump Ally From Building a Bomb

Japan is the only country ever attacked with a nuclear weapon, and more than 72 years later it has the ability to build a bomb of its own......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 6th, 2017

Atomic Bomb Survivor Wants Nuclear Weapons Ban as Trump and North Korea Exchange Threats

Tokuko Kimura was 10 years old when she became victim to the first of the only nuclear attacks in history and 72 years later she's fighting to ensure it never happens again......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 17th, 2017

The phrase "mother of all bombs" has a long history in the Middle East

via WikimediaThe US dropped the largest non-nuclear bomb in US history on Thursday, hitting an ISIS target in northeast Afghanistan. US officials immediately referred to the blast by its whopper of a nickname: The "mother of all bombs,".....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 13th, 2017

Why DARPA Funded a Farm Tech Startup

The money will be used to monitor and analyze crops in the Middle East and Africa. When you think of New Mexico, you probably think of the atomic bomb (the first detonation of a nuclear weapon took place in the “Land of Enchantme.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 23rd, 2017

Trump Is Actually Good for Business—the Nuclear Fallout Industry Is Booming

In the Trump era, more Americans are buying anti-radiation drugs and bomb shelters......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 10th, 2018

What Exactly Is a "Bomb Cyclone"? Inc. Editors Investigate

Inc. editors Jim Ledbetter, Jon Fine, and staff writer Zo Henry discuss the history of 2018's first weird weather pattern......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 4th, 2018

Bomb Cyclones Explained: How Experts Came Up With the Latest Weird Weather Name

Inc. editors Jim Ledbetter, Jon Fine, and staff writer Zo Henry discuss the history of 2018's first weird weather pattern......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 4th, 2018

North Korea Expected to Test a Missile Loaded With a Live Nuclear Weapon in 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un could have a bomb almost 17 times more destructive than the one dropped on Hiroshima......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 22nd, 2017

Trump Walks A Tightrope with Mideast Peace Plan

Authored by Tom Luongo, For months I’ve been telling you that the framework for a Middle East Peace Plan is in process. Donald Trump dropped a nuclear bomb on the world the .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 11th, 2017

Will North Korea Bomb Hawaii? Island Tests Sirens To Prepare For Nuclear Attack

Hawaii is preparing for the possibility of a nuclear attack from North Korea, testing out emergency sirens for the first time in decades......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 2nd, 2017

Report: US agency holding nuke bombs grapples with oversight

The U.S. Department of Energy has its share of challenges as it conducts some of the world's most high-tech research, maintains a stockpile of nuclear weapons and cleans up after decades of bomb-making......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 1st, 2017

Israel and Egypt Pressured Obama To "Bomb Iran" Before Nuclear Deal

Former Secretary of State John Kerry says Netanyahu was "genuinely agitating toward action.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 29th, 2017

Militants kill more than 230 people at Sinai mosque in Egypt

Militants killed more than 230 people at a mosque in North Sinai on Friday, detonating a bomb and gunning down fleeing worshippers in the deadliest such attack in Egypt's modern history, state media ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 25th, 2017

North Korea Nuclear Bomb Test May Have Killed Children in School Collapse

The South and North Development (SAND) research institute reported the situation in a village near the Punggye-ri nuclear facility......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 24th, 2017

North Korea Needs a Nuclear Bomb Because Trump"s Threats Have Crossed "The Line," Says Secretary of State John Kerry

Kerry warns of “the risk of tweeting yourself or insulting yourself into a position where something happens".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 6th, 2017

Take threat of hydrogen bomb test in Pacific "literally": North Korea

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said last month Pyongyang may consider conducting 'the most powerful detonation' of a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 26th, 2017

North Korea Threatens U.S. With "Strongest Hydrogen Bomb Test over the Pacific Ocean"

This would be North Korea's seventh nuclear test......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 25th, 2017