Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Fukushima’s nuclear signature found in California wine

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Fukushima’s nuclear signature found in California wine

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Throughout the 1950s, the US, the Soviet Union, and others tested thermonuclear weapons in the Earth’s atmosphere. Those tests released vast quantities of radioactive material into the air and triggered fears that the nuclear reactions could ignite deuterium in the oceans, thereby destroying the planet in a catastrophic accidental fireball. Atmospheric tests ended in 1980,…