Nuclear weapons tests are experiments carried out to determine the
effectiveness, yield, and ... Underwater testing results from nuclear devices being
detonated underwater, usually moored to a ship ...
In January 1950, President Truman made the controversial decision to ... on earth
and, as a result, few scientists had given much thought to producing such ...
When Los Alamos was established, the exploration of the hydrogen bomb was
among .... Operation Greenhouse was a series of nuclear tests conducted at
On this day in History, United States tests first hydrogen bomb on Nov 01, 1952.
... In the autumn of 1950, the White House was being renovated and President ...
With the Soviets successfully testing their own nuclear weapons, the race was
officially on. Little more than a month after the "Joe 1" test, the United States
Nuclear test bombs have also been dropped by aircraft and fired by rockets up to
320 km ... Prior to 1950, only limited consideration was given to the health
impacts of ... The study predicted that roughly 2.4 million people could eventually
die from cancer as a result of atmospheric testing. ... (3H), 12 years, Easily
Dec 23, 2010 ... The huge mushroom clouds from atom bomb tests of the 1950s and ...
Washington University officials used their results in testimony to the U.S. ...
As a result, people living in the United States during these years were ... ruled
that radioactive fallout from above-ground nuclear tests in the 1950s had caused
... set the stage for the first test of a large thermonuclear device, or hydrogen
May 6, 2011 ... As a result, testing has slowed -- though not halted -- and there are .... The test
explosion of a hydrogen bomb during Operation Redwing over ...
Although nuclear weapons testing has been banned, the bomb effect still
remains. ... In contrast, nuclear weapons testing in the 1950s and 1960s
dramatically ... the zero point of the radiocarbon timescale used in quoting carbon
Mar 2, 2014 ... ... to return to traditional home, scene of huge US hydrogen bomb test in 1954. ...
US nuclear experiments in the Marshall Islands ended in 1958 after 67 tests. ... “
As a result of being displaced we've lost our cultural heritage – our traditional ......
Some other nuclear tests in the South Pacific 1940s-1950s ...