local time on Wednesday (0202 GMT), the moment that a US plane dropped the "Fat Man" Plutonium bomb
on Nagasaki on August 9, 1945, presstv reported.
No test had been conducted on the Plutonium bomb
which was dropped three days later on Nagasaki.
It is not yet known publicly whether North Korea's latest test involved a high-enriched uranium or plutonium bomb
Was it a plutonium bomb
, like the ones it tested in 2006 and 2009, or one that used highly enriched uranium?
Moreover, Iran is building a heavy-water reactor, supposedly for research purposes, but which is also needed to build a plutonium bomb
dropped a plutonium bomb
on the city of Nagasaki, killing about 80,000 people.
30am on August 9, a US B29 bomber nicknamed Bockscar took off from Tinian Island with its payload - a 10ft 8in-long plutonium bomb
christened 'Fat Man' after Winston Churchill.
Nearby is a full-scale mockup of the plutonium bomb
known as Fat Man.
On July 13, 1945, at a site called Trinity 200 km southwest of Alamogordo, a plutonium bomb
was assembled and brought to the top of a tower.
The source warned that the IAEA has no idea that the Islamic regime is actively working on its nuclear bomb program at secret sites, that it has even enriched uranium to over 90 percent--weaponization grade--and that with the help of North Korea, it is working on a plutonium bomb
They knew what a plutonium bomb
was and what a uranium-235 bomb was.
Once the plutonium bomb
was assembled and placed at the top of a tower at a site called Trinity, 200km southwest of Alamogordo, the heavens opened and a thunderstorm began.
1 miles) from the epicenter of the "Fat Man" plutonium bomb
that detonated over Nagasaki on Aug.
Robert Oppenheimer had designed an uranium and a plutonium bomb
at the Los Alamos laboratory.
Was it because this was a plutonium bomb
whereas the Hiroshima bomb was a uranium bomb?