Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 14°C Tuesday 19 October 2021

#Atomic Bomb

# atomic-bomb - Monday 9 August, 2021

Nagasaki marks atomic bomb anniversary with sombre ceremony
# Japan
# Japan

Nagasaki marks atomic bomb anniversary with sombre ceremony

Aug 9th 2021, 7:58 AM 18,495 Views 34 Comments

The bombing came three days after the United States made the world’s first atomic attack on Hiroshima.

# atomic-bomb - Sunday 6 August, 2017

On this day in 1945, the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima
# World War 2
# World War 2

On this day in 1945, the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima

Aug 6th 2017, 7:00 AM 16,084 Views 66 Comments

An event to remember the victims will take place in Dublin today.

# atomic-bomb - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

What is a hydrogen bomb?
# North Korea
# North Korea

What is a hydrogen bomb?

Jan 6th 2016, 4:11 PM 24,630 Views 56 Comments

It generates temperatures similar to those found at the sun’s core.

# atomic-bomb - Thursday 6 August, 2015

The amazing story of the Irish nun who survived Hiroshima
# Column
# Column

The amazing story of the Irish nun who survived Hiroshima

Aug 6th 2015, 8:00 AM 1,701 Views 67 Comments

Julia Canny and I met in Tokyo 40 years after the dropping of the world’s first atomic bomb, and we immediately fell in love.

# atomic-bomb - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Mars Bluff: A bizarre story of a nuclear bomb, dead chickens and a wrecked Chevrolet
# Cold War
# Cold War

Mars Bluff: A bizarre story of a nuclear bomb, dead chickens and a wrecked Chevrolet

Dec 13th 2014, 5:00 PM 8,304 Views 4 Comments

Have you heard about the time the US bombed itself by accident?

# atomic-bomb - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Last crew member of atomic bomb plane Enola Gay dies aged 93
# Enola Gay
# Enola Gay

Last crew member of atomic bomb plane Enola Gay dies aged 93

Jul 30th 2014, 7:33 PM 15,499 Views 132 Comments

“I personally think there shouldn’t be any atomic bombs in the world — I’d like to see them all abolished.”

# atomic-bomb - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Column: 'With a few surviving classmates, I stepped carefully over the dead and dying'
# Nuclear Weapons
# Nuclear Weapons

Column: 'With a few surviving classmates, I stepped carefully over the dead and dying'

Mar 27th 2014, 7:30 PM 194 Views 66 Comments

As a 13-year old schoolgirl, Setsuko Thurlow became a survivor of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. Her harrowing testimony is a continuing reminder of the importance of nuclear disarmament, writes Jamie Walsh.

# atomic-bomb - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Documentary tells story of only Irish man to survive Nagasaki
# Atomic Bomb
# Atomic Bomb

Documentary tells story of only Irish man to survive Nagasaki

Dec 8th 2013, 7:15 AM 17,262 Views 89 Comments

Dr Aidan MacCarthy was being held in a prisoner-of-war camp in Nagasaki when the atomic bomb was dropped on the Japanese city.

# atomic-bomb - Monday 6 September, 2010

Iran still enriching uranium, says nuclear watchdog
# Iran
# Iran

Iran still enriching uranium, says nuclear watchdog

Sep 6th 2010, 9:24 PM 272 Views 0 Comments

Atomic agency criticises Iran for failing to adhere to nuclear sanctions.

# atomic-bomb - Friday 6 August, 2010

Hiroshima marks 65 years since the Bomb

Hiroshima marks 65 years since the Bomb

Aug 6th 2010, 10:11 AM 366 Views 0 Comments

US sends representative to ceremony for first time since the bombing.