IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Cold War Technoscience in Nevada: The Nevada Test Site Oral History Project

2007 International Symposium on Technology and Society: Risk, Uncertainty, Vulnerability, Technology and Society

Author(s): M. Palevsky
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 June 2007
Conference Location: Las Vegas, NV, USA
Conference Date: 1 June 2007
Page(s): 1 - 3
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-0587-9
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-0586-2
DOI: 10.1109/ISTAS.2007.4362226
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During the Cold War, the United States conducted over 1000 nuclear weapons tests. Of those, 928 took place at the Nevada Test Site (NTS). One hundred tests were in the atmosphere and 921... View More

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