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Nuclear weapon

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A nuclear weapon is an explosive device that derives its destructive force from nuclear reactions, either fission (fission bomb) or a combination of fission and ...

nuclear weapon | Britannica.com

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Jan 12, 2016 ... Fusion weapons are also referred to as thermonuclear bombs or, more commonly, hydrogen bombs; they are usually defined as nuclear ...

Nuclear Weapons: Who Has What at a Glance | Arms Control ...

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Jul 19, 2016 ... Seeking to prevent the nuclear weapon ranks from expanding further, the United States and other like-minded states negotiated the nuclear ...

How Nuclear Bombs Work | HowStuffWorks

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Nuclear bombs are the most serious looming threat in just about any major conflict. Learn what gives nuclear bombs such immense power and what the ...

The Nuclear Weapon Archive - A Guide to Nuclear Weapons

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A guide to nuclear weapons. Links to nuclear test images. Provides current information, technical data, and informative write-ups.

Nuclear weapons timeline | ICAN

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The US sets up the Manhattan Project to develop the first nuclear weapon. It eventually employs more than 130,000 people and costs US$2 billion ($25 billion in ...

Nuclear arsenals | ICAN

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2 days ago ... Nine countries together possess more than 15,000 nuclear weapons. The United States and Russia maintain roughly 1,800 of their nuclear ...

Nuclear weapons: Who has what? - CNN.com

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Jan 6, 2015 ... More than two dozen countries have nuclear power, but only a few have nuclear weapons or are suspected of pursuing nuclear weapons.

Nuclear weapons | World news | The Guardian

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15 hours ago ... Loose canon: The only situation in which we might press the nuclear button would be precisely the situation in which there was no point in ...

World Nuclear Weapon Stockpile | Ploughshares Fund

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Nine countries in the world possess a total of 15,375 nuclear weapons. The United States and Russia account for 93 percent of them. Since their peak in the  ...

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Nuclear Weapons – UNODA

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Nuclear weapons are the most dangerous weapons on earth. One can destroy a whole city, potentially killing millions, and jeopardizing the natural environment ...

Nuclear Weapons - The New York Times

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News about nuclear weapons. Commentary and archival information about atomic weapons from The New York Times.

Nuclear Weapons: How They Work (2010)

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Ever wanted to understand the technical aspects of how nuclear weapons work? Find out here.