10 Interesting Facts About Washington State’s Hanford Nuclear Site
Here Are 10 Interesting Facts About The Hanford Nuclear Site
If you grew up in the Tri-Cities area, you might already know all the facts there is to know about the Hanford Nuclear site outside of Richland Washington but there might be a few facts that you might not know about.
I was able to take the Reactor B tour years ago and it was an amazing look back at a time when the world was at war.
It's amazing that scientists and everyone involved with the atomic bomb devised the weapon in only 18 months and it was out a necessity to hopefully prevent more loss of life and end a deadly war that might have gone the other way if it wasn't for the Manhattan Project.
Here is some background on the Hanford Nuclear Site:
10 interesting facts about Washington State's Hanford Nuclear Site
As you can see, there are a lot of interesting facts about Hanford and those that lived here at the dawn of the atomic age.