Nuclear Weapons Around The World
Nuclear Weapons and their controversy
Saturday, Jan. 28th 1995 at 12am
In 1995, due to a glitch in the nuclear detection systems during the cold war, president Boris Yeltsin had learned that a nuclear weapon was sent towards the heart of Russia. Luckily enough, Yeltsin had subconsciously known to wait, and avoided the probable wipe of the human race.
In 1975, the NPT, or Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, was passed in order to stop the spread of Nuclear tech. being used as weapons, and to encourage the peaceful use of nuclear energy.
Wednesday, Nov. 19th 1980 at 12am
Henry Winsett and David Mosley were testing the reliability of the Titan missile. "Instead of giving us the light that said the test had begun, it said, 'Launch OK' and 'Launch Sequence Go' which means you're actually in the launch sequence." But luckily, they were able to pull the plug on the whole ordeal, preventing a launch, and a probable nuclear war.