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In 1962, the U.S. blew up a hydrogen bomb in space that was 100 times more powerful than Hiroshima.
Fat Man was the codename for the atomic bomb that was detonated over Nagasaki.
Kokura, Japan, was the original target of the atomic bomb that landed in Nagasaki.
A Bonsai Tree planted in 1626 survived the atomic bomb at Hiroshima and now resides in a U.S. Museum.
Atomic bomb tests were a major tourist attraction in Las Vegas during the 1950s.
The only casualty of the first bomb in WW2 to fall on British soil was a rabbit.
The atomic bomb explosion at Hiroshima was generated by matter weighing no more than a paper clip.
During the Cold War, the U.S. seriously considered dropping an atomic bomb on the Moon to show off its military superiority.
There’s a luxury bomb shelter buried three feet under Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, NYC.
In 2011, a Russian suicide bomber received an unexpected text message from its wireless carrier which triggered her belt bomb and killed her instantly.
Robert Oppenheimer, “the father of the atomic bomb,” tried to kill his university tutor with a poisoned apple.
CT body scans expose the patient to the same amount of radiation as that experienced within a mile and a half of the Hiroshima atomic bomb.
There’s an atomic bomb museum in New Mexico, where the first atomic bomb was detonated. The museum is only open 12 hours per year.
Barack Obama was the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, 71 years after the atomic bomb.
In 2015, San Jose police stopped a man from committing suicide by sending him pizza and a phone using a bomb disposal robot.
At least a dozen Americans were killed by the atomic bomb in Hiroshima, a fact that the U.S. did not acknowledge until the 1970s.
Children in the war-torn city of Aleppo, Syria, have been seen using a bomb crater as a makeshift swimming pool.
In the 1950s, Las Vegas crowned a Miss Atomic Bomb.
Every night, the U.S. Constitution is lowered into a safe that is bomb proof.
The largest nuclear bomb ever detonated, the Tsar Bomba, was 1,400 times more powerful than Hiroshima and Nagasaki combined.