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First Nuclear Bomb

from Mail Online

First contact... or the start of World War III? Amateur cameraman captures stunning glowing cloud in the skies over Russia

Lenticular cloud, Russia. Captured just at the right moment, when the sun is directly striking the bottom of the cloud and light is refracted through the top of the cloud. It gives an amazing two-tone effect. 'I just learned that this is a hydrogen bomb building a mushroom cloud. Destruction has its short moments of beauty too..'

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from Lost At E Minor: For creative people

Remarkable photos of the world's first underwater nuclear explosion

In 1946, the US detonated two nuclear bombs in Bikini Atoll to test the effects of nuclear bombs on naval warships. The second bomb that exploded was named Baker, and it was the first nuclear bomb to detonate underwater. Recently, these rare photographs of the explosion have surfaced, giving valuable insight into the destructive properties [...]

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from IMDb

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)

Watched the man from uncle this week. Didn't expect much but very funny and nice quirky cinematography

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Avro Vulcan.Designed in 1940s & first flight in 1952,Avro/Hawker Siddeley Vulcan was one of 3 bombers capable of carrying nuclear bombs & missiles for Royal Air Force starting in mid 1950s.Several Vulcan models made,but curved leading edge of big delta wing of later Vulcan B.2 made them easy to identify along with airplane’s signature song-like sound produced by four big Olympus jet engines. (Photo credit: RAF/MOD)

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from mirror

Supersub: Nuclear giant submarine launches which can sit in the Channel and hear a ship in New York

Super nuclear submarine - HMS Ambush, the second of the Royal Navy’s new nuclear-powered 7,400 tonne Astute Class attack submarine, that is more complex engineering project than the space shuttle

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from Lost At E Minor: For creative people

Remarkable photos of the world's first underwater nuclear explosion

In 1946, the US detonated two nuclear bombs in Bikini Atoll to test the effects of nuclear bombs on naval warships. The second bomb that exploded was named Baker, and it was the first nuclear bomb to detonate underwater. Recently, these rare photographs of the explosion have surfaced, giving valuable insight into the destructive properties [...]

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First nuclear weapon test on Novaya Zemlya on September 21, 1955, a 3.5 kt underwater burst of the "Joe" series (probably Joe-17). The site was Zone A, Guba Chernaya, Novaya Zemlya.

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Paul Tibbets stands by the Enola Gay in an undisclosed location. The Enola Gay a B-29 was the first plane to drop an atomic bomb. Tibbets, his crew, and the Enola Gay dropped the bomb (Little Boy) on Hiroshima Aug 6, 1945. Three days later another bigger bomb (Fat Man) was dropped on Nagasaki. The two bombs effectively ended the war in Japan.

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