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Scientists study 3-D simulations of nuclear explosions
October 26, 2011

Nuclear Explosion Simulation, New Mexico

This Month in Photo of the Day: Photos From New National Geographic Books Scientists at Los Alamos National Laboratory study nuclear explosions by using 3-D simulations. They follow a long tradition of nuclear research that led to the creation of the atomic and hydrogen bombs. (From the National Geographic book Visions of Earth) Buy the book Visions of Earth » See more pictures in our monthly Visions of Earth feature » See more travel pictures »
Photograph by Lynn Johnson, National Geographic

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