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The complete history of nuclear testing on Earth in 7 minutes

I love to see various animations because they tend to compress things, allowing me to absorb more information in a shorter period of time. But sometimes, these animations are depicting topics that make us think more about our own humanity. This is the case with this timelapse video map created by Japanese artist Isao Hashimoto. It shows all the nuclear tests that have occurred in the world between the years 1945 and 1998. The animation was...