Nuclear history of the United States
Nuclear history of the United States describes the history of nuclear affairs in the United States whether civilian or military.
The pre-Hiroshima nuclear history of the United States began with t...
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Bullfrog County, Nevada
Bullfrog County was a short-lived county in the U.S. state of Nevada, created by the Nevada Legislature in 1987. It consisted of an uninhabited 144-square-mile (370 km) area around Yucca Mountain...
Office of Nuclear Energy
The Office of Nuclear Energy (NE) is an agency of the United States Department of Energy which promotes nuclear power as a resource capable of meeting the United States' energy, environmental, and nat...
Youm-e-Takbir
Youm-e-Takbir (Urdu: یوم تکبیر ‎, lit. The day of greatness) is celebrated as a national day in Pakistan on May 28 in commemoration of Chagai-I and Chagai-II when Pakistan detonated seven nu...
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MAUD Committee
The Maud Committee (Military Application of Uranium Detonation) was the beginning of the British atomic bomb project, before the United Kingdom joined forces with the United States in the Manhattan Pr...
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Jauharabad-II
Jauharabad-Ii is one of the 51 Union Councils (administrative subdivisions) of Khushab District in the Punjab Province of Pakistan.
Soviet naval reactors
Soviet naval reactors have been used to power both military and civilian vessels, including:They have included both pressurized water reactors and a relatively few liquid metal fast reactors.
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Chagai-II
Chaghai-II is the name given to the Pakistan's second atomic test, which were carried out on 30 May 1998 in the Kharan Desert in Balochistan Province of Pakistan. The Chagai-II took place two days aft...
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SSM-N-8 Regulus
The SSM-N-8A Regulus was a ship- and submarine-launched, nuclear-armed turbojet-powered cruise missile deployed by the United States Navy from 1955 to 1964. Its barrel-shaped fuselage resembled that o...
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Power Reactor and Nuclear Fuel Development Corporation
The Power Reactor and Nuclear Fuel Development Corporation (PNC) (動力炉・核燃料開発事業団, Dōryokuro Kakunenryō Kaihatsu Jigyōdan) or 動燃 (Dōnen) for short, was a Japanese nuclear energy research orga...
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Atomic Energy Act of 1946
The Atomic Energy Act of 1946 (McMahon Act) determined how the United States federal government would control and manage the nuclear technology it had jointly developed with its wartime allies, the Un...
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Manhattan Project
The Manhattan Project was a research and development project that produced the first atomic bombs during World War II. It was led by the United States with the support of the United Kingdom and Canada...
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Pakistani missile research and development program
The Missile research and development program was the Pakistan's Ministry of Defence secretive program for the comprehensive research and the development of the guided missiles. Initiatives began in 19...
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Chicago Pile-1
Chicago Pile-1 (CP-1) was the world's first artificial nuclear reactor. The construction of CP-1 was part of the Manhattan Project, and was carried out by the Metallurgical Laboratory at the Universi...
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Square Leg
Square Leg was a 1980 British government home defence Command Post and field exercise which tested the Transition to War and Home Defence roles of the Ministry of Defence and Government. Part of the e...
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Project Halitosis
Project Halitosis was a 1965 undertaking by the United States Air Force to study the amount of radioactive gases released from their experimental nuclear-powered bomber program. The heavily modified B...
Tokaimura nuclear accident
140°33′13.24″E / 36.4797222°N 140.5536778°E / 36.4797222; 140.5536778Location of the Tokaimura nuclear accidentThere have been two Tokaimura nuclear accidents at the nuclear f...
Nuclear Terrorism: The Ultimate Preventable Catastrophe
Nuclear Terrorism: The Ultimate Preventable Catastrophe is a 2004 book by Harvard scholar Graham Allison. Allison explains that terrorists have been striving to acquire and then use nuclear weapons a...
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Advisory Committee on Human Radiation Experiments
The Advisory Committee on Human Radiation Experiments was established in 1994 to investigate questions of the record of the United States government with respect to human radiation experiments. The sp...
Metallurgical Laboratory
The Metallurgical Laboratory or "Met Lab" was the code name for part of the World War II–era Manhattan Project - the U.S. program to develop the atomic bomb. It was headed by Arthur H. Compton, a Nobe...
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Kurchatov Medal
The Kurchatov Medal, or the Gold Medal in honour of Igor Kurchatov is an award given for outstanding achievements in nuclear physics and in the field of nuclear energy. The USSR Academy of Sciences es...
M. S. Factory, Valley
3°11′20″W / 53.185°N 3.189°W / 53.185; -3.189The M.S. Factory, Valley was a Second World War site in Rhydymwyn, Flintshire, Wales, that was used for the storage and production...
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