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The Haunted Desert: Aftermath of a Nevada A-Bomb Test | TIME

The Haunted Desert: Aftermath of a Nevada A-Bomb Test

The Haunted Desert: Aftermath of a Nevada A-Bomb Test | TIME

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On August 14, 1945, at seven o’clock, U.S. President Harry S. Truman announces that Japan had surrendered unconditionally, ending World War II. Crowds spontaneously took to the streets.

When a Kiss Isn't Just a Kiss

On August 14, 1945, at seven o’clock, U.S. President Harry S. Truman announces that Japan had surrendered unconditionally, ending World War II. Crowds spontaneously took to the streets.

Not originally published in LIFE: "Remains of a house [built for the test more than a mile from ground zero] after an atomic bomb test, Nevada, 1955." (Loomis Dean—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

LIFE: Rare photos from an A-Bomb test

Not originally published in LIFE: "Remains of a house [built for the test more than a mile from ground zero] after an atomic bomb test, Nevada, 1955." (Loomis Dean—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

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A test conducted in Nevada included a bank building and vault.  The building was obliterated, but the vault survived.   This was a near direct hit by a small nuclear bomb.  The effect would be similar to an indirect hit by a large H-bomb

A test conducted in Nevada included a bank building and vault. The building was obliterated, but the vault survived. This was a near direct hit by a small nuclear bomb. The effect would be similar to an indirect hit by a large H-bomb

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