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Atomic Bomb -The Plutonium Bomb

Photograph of the Plutonium Bomb taken at the Los Alamos Laboratory in 1945

Los Alamos scientists called this nuclear device "The Gadget."  It is seen here just before it was tested on July 16, 1945.

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Image online, courtesy Los Alamos National Laboratory.

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