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Doomsday Clock moves to 150 seconds before midnight. Thanks, Trump

Francis Boyle Silver badge

Starfish Prime

1500 km from Hawaii and several hundred kilometres into space so line of sight. Did widespread but minor damage though that was in 1962. Might be a bit more serious if it were to happen today.

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