Chapter Seven--The Incredible Exploding House, Yucca Flat, Nevada, March, 1953: Color Images, Out-take Illustrations and New Observations
Outside the Gates of Eden: The Dream of America from Hiroshima to Now
"Nevada Learns to Live With the Bomb," National Geographic, 1953
The last major above-ground atomic test was to have taken place in the summer of 1962. Clearly visible from the beaches of Hawai'i, it was something close to eye-candy, at least as Life presented it in a cover and multi-page spread.