Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Nuclear fallout safety: Getting in a car is the worst thing you can do - Business Insider

The first thing you'd see if a nuclear bomb exploded nearby is a flood of light so bright, you may think the sun blew up.

Wincing from temporary blindness, you'd scan the horizon and see an orange fireball. The gurgling flames would rise and darken into a purple-hued column of black smoke, which would turn in on itself. As a toadstool-like mushroom took shape, the deafening shock front of the blast would rip through the area — and possibly knock you off your feet.

via www.businessinsider.com

If you're lucky, you wouldn't feel a thing.

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