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Preparing to Detonate the Plutonium Test Bomb

Preparing to Detonate the Plutonium Test Bomb Visual Arts American History Famous Historical Events Social Studies STEM

Members of the Manhattan Project watch as the plutonium test bomb is secured in place at the top of its 100-foot firing tower at the Trinity Test Site.


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Photograph online, courtesy U.S. Department of Energy.

 

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