Scientist Explores the Likelihood of Destroying the World with Atomic Bomb During Trinity Test

SANTA FE, New Mexico – In the film “Oppenheimer,” General Leslie Groves asks J. Robert Oppenheimer a pivotal question – what was the likelihood that the atomic bomb, about to be tested in the Trinity Test, would set the Earth’s atmosphere ablaze? Meanwhile, nuclear astrophysicists Michael Wiescher of the University of Notre Dame and Karlheinz Langanke of GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung in Darmstadt, Germany, have delved into Oppenheimer’s assessment of this risk, examining the unexpected …

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Explosion at Southwest Philadelphia Apartment Complex Prompts Bomb Squad Response and Evacuation

PHILADELPHIA, PA – In Southwest Philadelphia, the bomb squad was called to an apartment complex early Monday morning after an unknown device exploded. The incident took place at the 4500 block of Larchwood Avenue at 12:40 a.m. Initially, police and firefighters responded to a call for a man who had suffered injuries from fireworks. The victim, a man in his 30s, had extensive hand injuries after an undisclosed device detonated. He was promptly transported to …

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Powerful Bomb Blast in Athens Raises Concerns of Resurging Terrorism

ATHENS, GREECE — A recent bomb explosion in central Athens has raised concerns among officials, marking what they fear to be the beginning of a new era of terrorism in the country. The powerful blast, captured by surveillance footage, detonated in front of the nation’s Labor ministry, causing extensive damage to the building and surrounding areas. Although no casualties were reported, authorities expressed worry over the potentially devastating consequences if the explosion had occurred during …

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