10 Truly Terrifying Facts About Nuclear Weaponry

10 Truly Terrifying Facts About Nuclear Weaponry



Testing

The US has conducted thousands of tests with nuclear weapons between 1945 and 1992. Some 6,000 people will die of thyroid cancer from the radiation during these tests.




120,000 People

The combined detonations of both Hiroshima and Nagasaki are said to have killed around 120,000 people. This caused the immediate surrender from Emperor Hirohito.