• This rare color photo shows the horrific destruction of the US nuking Nagasaki

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The US dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Nagasaki on August 9, 1945.
    The nuclear bomb, nicknamed "Fat Man," was dropped at 11:02 a.m. by a B-29 bomber from 1,650 feet in the air.
    It instantly killed an estimated 60,000 to 80,000 people , and led Emperor Hirohito to announce Japan's unconditional surrender on August 15th.
    "Fat Man" was the second and final atomic weapon that the US used in World War II, the first coming just three days before on Hiroshima, which killed an estimated 150,000 people. It would be the last time any country used a nuclear weapon in war. Today's...
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