Why Apollo Astronauts Trained at a Nuclear Test Site

I found this story fascinating because in a way a nuclear bomb crater is more like a meteorite impact site than an impact site itself. Consider: Barringer Crater was claimed to be a meteorite impact site but geologists dismissed it as a volcanic formation. It was only after studying nuclear bomb craters and the minerals found there that geologists concluded the energy and pressures that created Barringer Crater were too high to be from volcanic activity and therefore must have formed from a meteorite impact.

Read more ›

Login to rate this video.

You can place this video on your website by inserting the (X)HTML code below:

Options:
pixels
pixels
Embed code:
<iframe src="https://www.snotr.com/embed/21000" width="400" height="330" frameborder="0"></iframe>

You can email this video to your friends by entering their addresses below:

Your information:
Recipients:

add Add another recipient

Human verification:

People who liked this video also liked

A Camera-trap captures the local wild life.
Genius Ideas
Social Security Cards Explained
Holographic 3d map
Cannonball in mercury
3 little bears and momma play on hammock

Comments

1 comment posted so far. Login to add a comment.

Expand all comments

Picture of Judge-Jake52 achievements

0 1. Judge-Jake commented 235 days ago

Interesting and less smarmy than he usually is. :)