Archive Video: New Atom Tests
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Archive Video: New Atom Tests

As dawn breaks over Las Vegas, the 1957 atomic test series begins, as shown in this May 30, 1957, report. The familiar "mushroom cloud" rises up as new warnings are heard telling of the dangers of Strontium-90 fallout endangering the safety of the world's populace. Video by Universal International News/The National Archives

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