Tuesday, 07.01.2020 – The Effect of Nuclear Explosions on Beer cans

Link of the day: The Effect of Nuclear Explosions on Commercially Packaged Beverages (scientific paper)

Yep. It is exactly what you think it is. In the 50s the United States conducted an experiment to test how a nuclear bomb would affect packed drinks like soda and beer and published a paper on it. Turns out: if your can isn’t broken after the nuclear explosion, you are probably safe to drink it.

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