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SCIENCE

The Five Biggest Threats To Human Existence

1:Nuclear war:While only two nuclear weapons have been used in war so far – at Hiroshima and Nagasaki in World War II – and nuclear stockpiles are down from their the peak they reached in the Cold War, it is a mistake to think that nuclear war is impossible, In fact it might not be improbable:The Cuban Missile crisis was very close to turning nuclear. If we assume one such event every 69 years and a one in three chance that it might go all the way to being nuclear war, the chance of such a catastrophe

  2 years ago ago
The Five Biggest Threats To Human Existence

MILITARY

We all owe this man for saving our lives| See what he did to prevent the 3rd world war

Some of us don't get to know about how a third world war could have ended the world, well it was because in it's initial stage it was prevented by a man which we don't know but we owe him a lot. Read full story below. Vasili Arkhipov a Russian born on the 30th January 1926, he was a Soviet Navy officer credited with preventing a Soviet nuclear strike (and, presumably, all-out nuclear war) during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Such an attack likely would have caused a major global thermonuclear response and co

  2 years ago ago
We all owe this man for saving our lives| See what he did to prevent the 3rd world war

MILITARY

Does China have the nuclear capability to face the United States?

China has no ability to completely destroy the United States with nuclear weapons. But remember, the secret of nuclear deterrence is not to destroy a country completely, but to make the other party pay an unbearable price (huge loss). As early as 1962, the United States and the Soviet Union had a crisis that shocked the world. In this event called "Cuban Missile Crisis", human beings are only one step away from extinction. In fact, the medium range missiles and strategic bombers deployed by the United States

  2 years ago ago
Does China have the nuclear capability to face the United States?