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You Won’t Believe What Happed to Bikini Island 60 Years After Nuclear Blasts

You Won’t Believe What Happed to Bikini Island 60 Years After Nuclear Blasts

For those of you who don’t know the Bikini Atoli is actually a group of 23 small island that the world didn`t even know they exist until 1946. During WWII Bikini Atoli became the birth place of one of man`s most horrible inventions, the atomic bomb. 60 years ago more that 23 nuclear devices were detonated there. Here’s a little bit of history…

1. Truman’s Edict

In December 1945, President Harry S. Truman ordered the best and highest ranking officers in the US navy to pick a spot where they can start testing nuclear weapons. So the Bikini Atoll was chosen to see how nuclear blasts will affect the flora and fauna.

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