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Salted Nukes: An Even More Dangerous Bomb

Nuclear weapons are the most destructive things we’ve ever created, but it turns out there’s a way to make them even deadlier…

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Salted Bombs
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How does a Nuclear Bomb work ?


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Images:
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Leo_Szilard.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:B53_bomb.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Fission_bomb_assembly_methods.svg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cobalt-60.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:W76.gif

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