What If You Detonated a Nuclear Bomb In The Marianas Trench? (Science not Fantasy)

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  • Published on:  Sunday, July 22, 2018
  • Did you ever wonder what happened if you detonated a nuclear bomb in the Marianas Trench? No? We neither! Let us find out together!

    This video was inspired by xkcd and a video that shall remain unnamed.
    https://what-if.xkcd.com/15/

    Sources and further reading
    http://blog.nuclearsecrecy.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/SR-12-001-CASTLE-BRAVO.pdf
    https://www.fourmilab.ch/etexts/www/effects/
    http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/737271.pdf

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  • La curiosidad No mató al gato

     (4 days ago)

    tnx

  • Duy Anh Nguyễn Hoàng

     (6 days ago)

    Like Gift of Random Comments Care !

  • SoupFork

     (Jul 22, 2018)

    It’s all fun and games until a 500m tall fire-breathing atomic lizard crawls out of the trench 20 years later...

  • roricat1 the shadow empire

     (Feb 11, 2019)

    soulja boy kaiju with nuclear power, only 1000000000000000000000000000000000000000000$ should be easy

  • Mielyn Geronimo

     (Feb 9, 2019)

    Also to philiphines

  • Steve TheKiddo

     (Jan 6, 2019)

    But what will happen if we'll blow the same bomb in high layers of the atmosphere?

  • Egg boi

     (3 days ago)

    The_Wilsonator “near instantly gets re-imploded”Learn your facts buddy, pressure decreases as you go up. Detonate it on Mount Everest and see what happens.

  • Nukes for Dayz Nk

     (Feb 4, 2019)

    EMP

  • Noctis Alucis

     (Jan 6, 2019)

    dont nuke the mariana trench im from Philippines

  • RandomFin

     (2 days ago)

    +Jonathan Dee Okay, we hate yellow shts either

  • Mr. pig

     (Dec 29, 2018)

    *Easter eggs*1:31 spaceship in ailen4:02 Godzilla4:19 spongebob's house

  • R3K3M

     (5 days ago)

    4:27 oof

  • Santiago Garcia

     (6 days ago)

    ?😒🤔🤔🤔

  • Nuclear agar.io and more

     (Jan 9, 2019)

    It'll just piss of aquaman...... have fun with that

  • Shawn Malone

     (6 days ago)

    +Murtuza Arbaz and the Sub Mariner

  • Murtuza Arbaz

     (Feb 9, 2019)

    And ocean master..

  • Chaitanya Singh

     (Jul 22, 2018)

    You get fined by the UN

  • Lazzy Spazzy

     (Jan 27, 2019)

    Oh no.... Not the U.N. what are we ever going to do

  • Marc Scheiffele

     (Jan 26, 2019)

    As long as the US bombs the Mariana trench they will be just fine - war on seafloor terror or something like that

  • ALTRON X

     (Dec 30, 2018)

    Well,so you basically wanna say that tsar bombs is nothing compared to the deadly forces of mother nature

  • מאתה מסתכל

     (4 days ago)

    The ability to destroy a planet is insignificant next to the power of the force

  • Francisco Alfaro

     (Jan 1, 2019)

    wait a second, you want me to become a patreon, just to suffer a painfull and avoidable death?-Im in

  • Bramza

     (Feb 9, 2019)

    This is a much better way then doing normal donations.

  • Ben Bertram

     (Jan 9, 2019)

    What would happen if every man in the world nutted in Mariana Trench at the same time?

  • Jon Cook

     (Jan 30, 2019)

    +Ben Bertram wierd fish babies