Trinity was the code name of the first detonation of a nuclear weapon. It was conducted by the ... The Gadget's detonation released the explosive energy of about 22 kilotons of TNT (92 TJ). ..... In a video interview, Bethe stated that his choice of 8 kt was exactly the value calculated by Segrè, and he was swayed by Segrè's ...
Norris Bradbury and Boyce McDaniel with the Gadget on the Trinity tower ... Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. .... The " Gadget" was the implosion plutonium device detonated in the Trinity Test in July ...
Jun 18, 2014 ... The nuclear device detonated at Trinity, nicknamed “Gadget,” was shaped like .... For more videos of the Trinity test, visit our YouTube channel.
The world had never seen a nuclear explosion before, and estimates varied ... of the "Gadget" (as it was nicknamed) took place in the McDonald ranch house.
Mar 13, 2019 ... Remastered footage of the first ever atomic bomb: US military's .... A mushroom cloud erupted from Gadget after it was detonated and plumed ...