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

What went wrong ?
Snake catches baby rabbit, Momma comes to save the day.
Finger of Death
How Helen Keller Learned to Talk
The Archer's Paradox
Tiniest Puppy Loves To Race Around On His Wheels

Comments

2 comments posted so far. Login to add a comment.

Expand all comments

Picture of Judge-Jake53 achievements

0 1. Judge-Jake commented 1 year ago

Interesting and less smarmy than he usually is. :)
Picture of Natan_el_Tigre52 achievements

0 2. Natan_el_Tigre commented 173 days ago

Smarmy: unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech. :D