Johnston Island Launch Emplacement One (LE1) after a Thor missile launch failure and explosion contaminated the island with Plutonium during the Operation Bluegill Prime nuclear test, July, 1962. Photo: U.S Defense Nuclear Agency

Johnston Island Launch Emplacement One (LE1) after a Thor missile launch failure and explosion contaminated the island with Plutonium during the Operation "Bluegill Prime" nuclear test, July, 1962. Image courtesy of the U.S Defense Nuclear Agency.

 

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