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Hitler's Uranium Club: The Secret Recordings at Farm Hall

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Flames would consume everything within this entire area. Sixteen Miles from Ground Zero: At a distance of 16 miles from the center, the heat would ignite all easily flammable materials (houses, paper, cloth, leaves, gasoline, heating fuel)—and start hundreds of thousands of fires. ^^Dose ^^^^ ^ Chance of Death Smoked Miles I ■ Bone Marrow ■ From Leukemia 1 ^^^I treatments for ^M ^^^^^^H ^^^^^^H 1 thyrotoxicosis ^M ^H 1 5 rems^l 3x10-4 ^^M 2200^1 1 5357 Chest radiograph ^M ^H lOmrems 2x10-7 ^^M ■ 1.5 1 ^H 3.6 Skull examination ^M ^H 78 mrems 1.6xlO-6^^B ■ ll.4 1 H 28 Barium enema ^^H ■ 875 mrems 17.5 X 10-6^H 1128^1 H 313 A full set of dental X-rays using a high energy X-ray machine and E-speedfllm has a relative cancer risk equivalent to that of smoking -2-3 cigarettes. mw^m^f^^^s^^ " ■^^'-'W'.iy^'-' Release of Radiation by Nuclear Bomb Nuclear bomb causes sudden release of a high flux on: □ y-rays □ x-rays □ a-radiation □ (3-radiation □ neutrons E=hv«1-10 MeV electromagnetic waves E=hv«1-100 keV electromagnetic waves ^He nuclei electrons and positrons ' neutrons ^^ □ heavy radioactive species (cause for delayed radiation) The prompt radiation is absorbed in the surrounding atmosphere according to exponential absorption law Iq'\s the initialintensity and ju /s the attenuation coefficient determined by the interaction probability of radiation with molecules and atoms in air.

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Nuclear-Weapon Free Zone Proposals: Strategic Implications

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Aronson, Shlomo, Israel's Nuclear Options, ACIS Working Paper No. 7. Nine countries are believed to possess nuclear weapons, with Russia and the United States holding the vast majority. September 18–19, 1980: the Damascus Accident, occurred in Damascus, Arkansas, where a Titan missile equipped with a nuclear warhead exploded. Or, like the Department of Atomic Energy scientist at the Bangalore Kaiga debate in 1989 who said: "Hiroshima provided us with a fortunate opportunity to study radiation effects!"

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Submarine: A Guided Tour Inside A Nuclear Warship

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In not doing so, they are making a moral choice, one that demonstrates that they have a huge amount of common sense and don’t want to spend huge amounts of money preparing for a war that neither they nor any putative opponent can win. North Korea (or the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, DPRK) appears to be rapidly building a significant nuclear arsenal and the means to deliver those weapons. Mao Zedong often questioned the credibility of U. We have long since past the era when most nations would tend to use one or two nuclear weapons, as at Hiroshima or Nagasaki.

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A history of warfare

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The British responded with a determination to remain masters of the seas. No evidence confirming these inferences has emerged to date. Moreover, given the apocalyptic power of contemporary nuclear weapons – which are far more powerful than the atomic bombs dropped on Japan in 1945 – the impact of an India-Pakistan war would be felt across the globe. “With a large war between the United States and Russia, we are talking about the possible, not certain, but possible, extinction of the human race,” Helfand said, according to Agence France Presse. “In this kind of war, biologically there are going to be people surviving somewhere on the planet, but the chaos that would result from this [South Asian nuclear war] will dwarf anything we've ever seen.” Specifically, the study noted, a nuclear war in South Asia would release black carbon aerosol particles that would cut U.

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Cuba and the Missiles Crisis

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Vegatron bombs from UFO Robo Grendizer (one of the Mazinger Z sequels): It is explicitly stated they are radioactive, they are able to easily obliterate whole cities, the explosion forms a mushroom cloud, and they leave the land polluted with radioactivity. So, the Nonproliferation Treaty’s really under threat. The vessel broke into two major sections as it sank with the forward hull containing the torpedo room and control spaces located some distance from the aft hull containing the reactor.

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Networks and Netwars: The Future of Terror, Crime, and

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Civil war has developed throughout China: with much of the government and military wiped out by Soviet nuclear attack, surviving communist forces are under attack and ethnic conflicts are developing. Their modernization rate can be meaningfully slowed, but modernization should not be terminated to hedge against technological surprise by Russia, China, or other powers. The satellite was powered by a nuclear reactor, but the majority was apparently destroyed in re-entry.

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US Army, Technical Manual, TM 5-2420-224-24P-1, TRACTOR,

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This last provision has led to several instances where states have been accused of developing a nuclear weapons program under the guise of civilian research, such as Iran and North Korea. By the beginning of World War II, scientists of the Allied nations were concerned that Germany might have its own project to develop fission-based weapons. The ongoing conflict between these two nations has escalated in recent decades. Instead of generating additional explosive force from fission of the uranium, the cobalt is transmuted into ^^Co, which has a half-life of 5.26 y and produces energetic (and thus penetrating) y rays.

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Airpower Myths and Facts: World War II, Vietnam -

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Acheson hated the right-wing Republican isolationists who opposed the interventionist policies of the Council. He miscalculated the Arab world's response to his misconduct. Tens of millions of American Christian Zionists support Israeli expansionism because they believe it will bring Armageddon and the return of Jesus. This would be preventive war, a war launched against a weak country before it can become disturbingly strong.

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The Long Shadow: Nuclear Weapons and Security in 21st

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S. government, in turn, has plans to spend hundreds of billions of dollars “modernizing” its nuclear weapons and nuclear production facilities over the next decade. The tests exposed these people, as well as many others living in nearby areas, to different amounts of radiation. But it was the Cold War race between the United States and Russia that built up the overwhelming nuclear weapons stockpiles that still threaten the world. They pursued stronger nuclear weapons and waged war with Iraq and Iran and they are now blamed for all of the U.

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My Short Century

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In the wake of the tests by India and Pakistan in 1998, economic sanctions were (temporarily) levied against both countries, though neither were signatories with the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. S.” Netanyahu’s crystal ball on Iran was cloudy 20 years ago ‑ and it seems still cloudy now. Without the actions, the vision will not be perceived as realistic or possible. The technological forces that are propelling more precise tactical nuclear weapon capabilities are unlikely to abate in the near or medium-term future.

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