A thick iron casing nicknamed JUMBO was originally created to contain any plutonium that might be scattered out into the desert by TNT during a test blast at the Trinity Atomic Test Site near Socorro, NM

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A thick iron casing nicknamed JUMBO was originally created to contain any plutonium that might be scattered out into the desert by TNT during a test blast at the Trinity Atomic Test Site near Socorro, NM

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