Discuss: We Have the Video: Watch the Largest Nuclear Explosion of All Time

We Have the Video: Watch the Largest Nuclear Explosion of All Time

Caleb Larson Nuclear Weapons, Thankfully this bomb was never put into production. Here's What You Need to Remember: Still, the Tsar Bomba did achieve one strategic objective for Moscow: shocking and surprising the North Atlantic Treaty Organization—and helped spur the 1963 Partial Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, a moratorium on nuclear tests underwater, in space, and in the atmosphere. After the Soviet Union tested the Tsar Bomba in 1961—the highest-yield nuclear device in history—the White House...

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