Cold War Studies at Harvard University

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Test: Fox Event
Yield: 11 kilotons
Test: Nancy Event
Yield: 24 kilotons
Test: Badger Event
Yield: 23 kilotons
Test: Encore Event
Yield: 27 kilotons
Test: Climax Event
Yield: 61 kilotons
More on Nuclear Weapons

Race for the Superbomb

Transcripts of the WGBH television program, maps, QTVR, and a timeline

Resources at
Documents, audio files, a photo gallery, and more

The High Energy Weapons Archive
An archive of materials pertaining to nuclear weapons with images, reference articles, and a large collection of links

The Accelerated Strategic Computing Initative

The ASCI project is a key component of the U.S. Department of Energy's Stockpile Stewardship Program, and involves Los Alamos, Sandia, and Lawrence Livermore National Labs.

IBM's ASCI-White terascale supercomputer


Los Alamos ASCI

Computer and Computational Sciences (at Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Scalable Terascale Visualization (at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)

NPACI (National Partnership for Advanced Computational Infrastructure

Supercomputing Online (Computing news)

The Bureau of Atomic Tourism

U.S Department of Energy OpenNet Database
A database of declassified U.S. Department of Energy documents

Documents on the September 1941 Meeting between Niels Bohr and Werner Heisenberg

The Internet and the Bomb: A Research Guide to Policy and Information About Nuclear Weapons

The U.S. Nuclear Weapons Cost Study Project

At the Brookings Institution
The U.S. Nuclear War Plan (NRDC Report, June 2001)

The History of Los Alamos National Laboratory
A U.S. Department of Energy site operated by the University of California. The site contains a narrative history of The Manhattan Project and the development of the first American nuclear bomb

Nuclear History and U.S. Policy