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Today is the 66 birthday of the Atomic Age.

The Trinity Explosion occurred on this date in 1945.

The Trinity Explosion

Trinity was the code name of the first nuclear weapons test of an atomic bomb. This test was conducted by the United States Army in the Jornada del Muerto desert about 35 miles southeast of Socorro, New Mexico, at the White Sands Proving Ground.

The test is considered the beginning of the Atomic Age.

If we only knew then what we know now?

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