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The Astonishing Growth of Nuclear Weapons in the 1950s

In the 1950s, the U.S. nuclear arsenal expanded at an astonishing rate: from 50 weapons at the start of the decade to 12,000 by the end. This rapid growth hinted at the dark realities of the global nuclear arms race. From the Series: Atomic Age Declassified: Born with the Bomb http://bit.ly/2WNEjIP
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