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Tsar Bomba - the largest man-made explosion ever

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30 October 1961, the Soviet Union exploded Tsar Bomba. The estimated yield was over 50 megatons. Watch a video of the actual blast.

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Tsar Bomba - the largest man-made explosion ever

  1. 1. On 30 October 1960, the Russians detonated Tsar Bomba, the largest man-made explosion ever: 1,570 times Nagasaki and Hiroshima combined. TSAR BOMBA Video
  2. 2. “...a powerful white flash over the horizon and after a long period of time I heard a remote, indistinct and heavy blow, as if the earth has been killed!” —a distant observer on 30 October 1960, when Tsar Bomba was detonated
  3. 3. Official records say only one Tsar Bomba was ever made.
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