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Could nuclear warheads go off 'like popcorn'?

Could nuclear warheads go off 'like popcorn'?

作者:巨憨零  时间:2019-03-02 05:18:00  人气:

By Rob Edwards YOU might think nuclear weapons have been carefully designed not to go off by accident. Yet more than 1700 of them have design flaws that could conceivably cause multiple warheads to explode one after another – an effect known as “popcorning” – according to a UK Ministry of Defence safety manual. A typical Trident nuclear missile contains from three to six warheads,