ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Sandia National Laboratories researchers, as part of a group of National Nuclear Security Administration scientists, have wrapped up years of field experiments to improve the United States’ ability to differentiate earthquakes from underground explosions, key knowledge needed to advance the nation’s monitoring and verification capabilities for detecting underground nuclear explosions. The nine-year […]
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Earthquake or underground explosion?
August 7, 2019 – 5:00 am
By Manette Fisher | Posted in Nonproliferation, Nuclear Weapons, Physics, Science / Technology / Engineering | Also tagged checmical explosions, NNSA, Source Physics Experiments, underground explosions, underground testing | Comments Off on Earthquake or underground explosion?