Atomic Cannon The atomic cannon was a huge piece of ordnance built by the United States in the mid-1950s to hurl nuclear shells far enough that they wouldn't kill the people who fired them. 8 have survived Junction City, Kansas Yuma, Arizona Rock Island Arsenal Army Ordnance Museum, Aberdeen, Maryland Atomic Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico Fort Sill Museum, Oklahoma Virginia War Memorial Museum, Newport News, Virginia Watervliet Arsenal, Watervliet, NY
South of Oakley, Kansas, Monument Rocks aka the Chalk Pyramids are seen in the distance. The rocks have weathered out of the surrounding soil “over millions of years”, according to some people who are talking like they know. I don’t know how long it took for the transformation of the landscape, but the towering rocks are a sight to see!