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The Atomic Bomb

The Atomic bomb is composed of fissle materials. When they are split and enormous amounts of energy releases a dangerously high level of heat and radiation.

Facts

size: 3 meters

wieght: 4 tons

Nuclear material: Uranium 235

Energy Released: equivalent to 12.5 kilotons of TNT

A.K.A.: Little Boy

 

For Documentation and a diagram of the Atomic Bomb click here

The Enola Gay, a B-29, which carried the atomic bomb