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Nuclear tests

long-term consequences in the semipalatinsk/Altai region

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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kazakhstan,
  • Semeĭ,
  • Russia,
  • Altaĭskiĭ kraĭ
    • Subjects:
    • Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- Health aspects -- Kazakhstan -- Semeĭ -- Congresses,
    • Nuclear weapons -- Testing -- Health aspects -- Russia -- Altaĭskiĭ kraĭ -- Congresses,
    • Radiation dosimetry -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Charles S. Shapiro, Valerie I. Kiselev, Eugene V. Zaitsev.
      SeriesNATO ASI series., vol. 36
      ContributionsShapiro, Charles S., 1936-, Kiselev, Valerie I., 1942-, Zaitsev, Eugene V., 1968-, North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Scientific Affairs Division., NATO Advanced Research Workshop "Long-Term Consequences of Nuclear Tests for the Environment and Population Health (Semipalatinsk/Altai Case Study)" (1994 : Barnaul, Altaǐskiǐ kraǐ, Russia)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA569 .N836 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 193 p. :
      Number of Pages193
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL691844M
      ISBN 103540638059
      LC Control Number97039008

      The Nevada Test Site was established a few years after the end of the second world war, against the fear of an all-out nuclear attack from the Soviet Union. @article{osti_, title = {A perspective on atmospheric nuclear tests in Nevada: Fact Book, Revision 2}, author = {Friesen, H N}, abstractNote = {This fact book provides historical background and perspective on the nuclear testing program at the Nevada Test Site (NTS). Nuclear tests contributing to the off-site deposition of radioactive fallout are identified, and the concept of cumulative.

        So far this week more than 60 of the nuclear tests films were published by the Livermore lab’s YouTube account, and more will be added. They offer an evolving glimpse of the closest that most.   The Nevada Test Site is an act of recovery, a way of creating a visual counterpart that will help us begin to understand—and remember—the cumulative impact of 1, nuclear tests. What it can’t reveal is traces of the hundred atmospheric tests that were also conducted in Nevada before —or, of course, the long-term effects of testing.

      Other articles where Nuclear testing is discussed: nuclear weapon: The weapons are tested: It was immediately clear to all scientists concerned that these new ideas—achieving a high density in the thermonuclear fuel by compression using a fission primary—provided for the first time a firm basis for a fusion weapon. Without hesitation, Los Alamos adopted the new program..   Above-ground testing paused in and briefly resumed in , after which it went underground, where hundreds more bombs were detonated (including some on behalf of Britain’s nuclear.


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