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EVB2947927
Title
VIPs view the DOG shot, an 81 kiloton atomic detonation wearing safety goggles. They are sitting on Adirondack chair of the Officers Beach Club patio on Enewetak Island. The blast wave arrived at the location of the VIPs some 45 seconds after the initially silent flash. April 7, 1951. It was first test in a series, Operation Greenhouse, that tested principles leading to developing thermonuclear weapons (hydrogen bombs)
Medium
black and white photograph
Description
VIPs view the DOG shot, an 81 kiloton atomic detonation wearing safety goggles. They are sitting on Adirondack chair of the Officers Beach Club patio on Enewetak Island. The blast wave arrived at the location of the VIPs some 45 seconds after the initially silent flash. April 7, 1951. It was first test in a series, Operation Greenhouse, that tested principles leading to developing thermonuclear weapons (hydrogen bombs)
Photo credit
Everett Collection / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
20th century / nuclear fusion / witnesses / atmospheric tests / science / thermonuclear weapons / men / radiation / operation greenhouse / military / group portraits / armed forces / technology / historical / light / 1950s / atom bomb / nuclear warfare / blast / enewetak atoll / seated / observers / pacific proving ground / iconic photo / atomic / american / goggles / radioactive fallout / audience / history / explosion / Photograph / Photography / Mzphoto
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Large 3000 × 2195 px 254 × 186 mm 1 MB
Medium 1024 × 749 px 87 × 63 mm 0 MB
Small 600 × 439 px 51 × 37 mm 0 MB
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