November 1951 nuclear test at Nevada Test Site. Test is shot "Dog" from
Operation Buster, with a yield of 21 kilotons of TNT (88 TJ). It was the first U.S.
The test site is also an operational site for environmental restoration from historic
... of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration - Nevada Field Office ...
Formerly the Nevada Proving Grounds, the Nevada Test Site is located in Nye
County about sixty-five miles northwest of Las Vegas, and covers approximately ...
On this day in History, First atomic detonation at the Nevada test site on Jan 27,
1951. Learn more about what happened today on History.
In preparation for an underground nuclear test at the Nevada Test Site, miles of
cables connect the nuclear device to diagnostic and monitoring instruments in ...
The Nevada Test Site Oral History Project at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas
is a comprehensive program dedicated to documenting, preserving and ...
Oct 3, 2012 ... Doug Wood, a member of Lookout Mountain Labs, the secret film studio in
Hollywood, recounts an early test in Nevada where he flew directly ...
Origins of the Nevada Test Site was written in conjunction with the 50th
anniversary commemoration of the Nevada Test Site. The history was released.
NEAR NEVADA TEST SITE: You are in a very real sense active participants in
the Nation's atomic test program. You have been close observers of tests which ...
Jan 11, 2014 ... The former Nevada Test Site, now known as the Nevada National Security Site,
65 miles northwest of Las Vegas, has the distinction of being ...