The dim glow of history

Budiansky, Stephen
April 1994
U.S. News & World Report;4/18/94, Vol. 116 Issue 15, p74
Visits the Nevada Test Site, an eerie desert preserve that testifies to the cold war's fading nuclear vision. Comments by archaeologist Bill Johnson of the Desert Research Institute; His work cataloging the remnants of the more than 100 atmospheric nuclear explosions that were set off at the test site before above-ground tests were halted by the 1963 Limited Test Ban Treaty; Description of the area.


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