How did the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki hurt Japan?

Answer In August 1945, two bombers brought in the age of nuclear warfare with the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The results of this new weaponry had devastating and long-term consequences.HiroshimaH... Read More »

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How many people died because of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan?

During World War II the atomic bombing of Hiroshima resulted in at least 100,000 deaths within the first five years after the event, according to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). The bombing of... Read More »

Where in Japan is Hiroshima located?

Hiroshima is located on the southwestern part of Honshu, the main Japanese island. The atomic bomb was first used offensively on Hiroshima. American forces dropped an atomic weapon on the city on A... Read More »

How hot was it at ground zero in Hiroshima?

The temperature at ground zero after the atomic blast at Hiroshima was estimated to several million degrees Celsius, according to the Atomic Bomb Museum. The bomb exploded 1,900 feet over the cente... Read More »

Who caused that Boston bombings?

Most likely a home grown terriorist, much like the Oklahoma Bombings.