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Published in : 2018-09-25 | by AtomicHeritage
Manhattan Project veterans Stanley Hall and Hans Courant describe the moment that the “Gadget” nuclear device detonated.
Published in : 2015-07-10 | by AtomicHeritage
This short video provides color footage of the explosion of the Gadget plutonium bomb at the Trinity site. Thanks to Trinity Remembered ...
Published in : 2016-03-23 | by AtomicHeritage
This compilation of several silent videos, in both color and black and white, shows the preparations at the Trinity site for the detonation of the Gadget plutonium ...
Published in : 2017-03-28 | by AtomicHeritage
Elsie McMillan remembers asking her husband Edwin what would happen at the Trinity Test.
Published in : 2016-04-07 | by AtomicHeritage
This brief video shows the world's first test of a nuclear device, the "Gadget," plutonium bomb, conducted near Alamogordo, NM on July 16, 1945. Video courtesy ...
Published in : 2018-09-25 | by AtomicHeritage
Jim Eckles explains why Manhattan Project leaders decided to detonate the “Gadget” nuclear device from on top of a 100-foot steel tower. Manhattan Project ...
Published in : 2015-07-10 | by AtomicHeritage
This silent video shows the transportation of the Jumbo device that was intended to shield the Gadget plutonium bomb at the Trinity test. Jumbo was designed to ...
Published in : 2017-10-18 | by AtomicHeritage
Author Richard Rhodes and archaeologists John Isaacson and Ellen McGehee describe the work that went on at the V Site to assemble the “Gadget” nuclear ...
Published in : 2018-09-25 | by AtomicHeritage
Jumbo was a massive steel container built to contain the precious plutonium in the case of a fizzle. Manhattan Project veterans Ben Bederson and Harry Allen ...
Published in : 2018-09-25 | by AtomicHeritage
Manhattan Project veterans William Spindel, Roger Rasmussen, Lilli Hornig, and Val Fitch describe witnessing the Trinity Test.