Nuclear explosions 1945 – 1998

This interesting animated map graphic indicates the number and relative strength of nuclear explosions that have occurred worldwide between 1945 and 1998. You might be amazed at how the pace picks up in the mid-1950s and possibly shocked by the total figure at the end.

http://www.wimp.com/nuclearexplosions/

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