The Soviet Union exploded two nuclear warheads into space 60 years ago KXan 36 Daily News

60 years ago, on October 27, 1961, the Soviet Union detonated two nuclear weapons that were delivered into space by rockets. It was a rare case during the years when the Soviet Union acted as a catch-up in the space race. After all, the United States conducted the world’s first tests of nuclear weapons in … Read more