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The Dreaded Demon Core

Welcome back, geeks!

Today we’re going to revisit one of my favorite topics – nuclear/cold war history.

At the very end of WWII, the Americans developed one of the most terrifying weapons that the world has ever seen. Powered by a chunk of enriched and unstable fissile material, the parts of the weapons were almost as dangerous to human life as their sum.

Because of the lives that it took, one such core would come to be known by its sinister and ominous moniker: The Demon Core.