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Do You Live Near Nuclear Weapons?

Here's some eye-opening news: you may live within spitting distance of a nuclear weapon. There are roughly 15,600 nuclear weapons scattered around the world, and one might be just around the corner from your home. But if you live anywhere south of the equator, your town is nuke-free. Find out where all the nukes are (seriously) in the video below.

How Close Do You Live To A Nuclear Bomb?

If you live in the U.S., Russia, eastern Europe, or India, you may live quite close to a destructive weapon.

How Many Nuclear Bombs Have Actually Gone Off?

You've heard of the famous nuclear explosions, but that's not all there is to it.

Why Do Nuclear Bombs Make Mushroom Clouds?

Get the science behind the infamous shape.

Written by Curiosity Staff December 5, 2016

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