06 May 2011

"When We Tested Nuclear Bombs"

No time for blogging today. Instead, here's a link to a cool set of pictures on the Atlantic about nuclear weapons testing.

This is the first:


My grandfather was an engineer on the Army's nuclear artillery project.  It's a pretty insane weapon when you think about it, but it sure would make me think long and hard about trying to push my way through the Fulda Gap.

1 comment:

  1. It's a pretty insane weapon when you think about it, but it sure would make me think long and hard about trying to push my way through the Fulda Gap.

    Ah - the weapon that (probably) brought the Chinese back to the truce talks in Korea.

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