Category Archives: anniversary

Anniversary of world’s 1st atomic test fuels nuclear debate

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Transported in the backseat of a blacked-out Plymouth sedan was the culmination of years of feverish work — a hefty plutonium core that would soon be used to trigger the world’s first atomic explosion. Within days of being taken in 1945 from a top secret installation in the mountains of northern New […]

Commemoration of VE Day 75th anniversary goes virtual

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Events commemorating the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II may have been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but that hasn’t stopped one organization from putting together a series of programs specifically designed to adhere to the unique age of social distancing. Europe Remembers, an effort by the Liberation Route Europe Foundation […]

Commemoration of VE Day 75th anniversary goes virtual

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Events commemorating the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II may have been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but that hasn’t stopped one organization from putting together a series of programs specifically designed to adhere to the unique age of social distancing. Europe Remembers, an effort by the Liberation Route Europe Foundation […]