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The Long, Weird Half-Life of Trinitite

As an anthropology student studying nuclear weapons, Martin Pfeiffer has gotten up close and personal with a lot of strange objects. He's examined preflight controllers. He's cozied up to bomb casings. (Sometimes he even licks them.) But one of his favorites is a small rock that he got from a friend just before he started his Ph.D. studies at the University of New Mexico.
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