It’s Christmas at Ground Zero

January 16th, 2009

Boom!Although it’s a bit morbid, this Google Maps mapplet shows the thermal damage caused by a nuclear explosion centered at an address that you specify. It also allows you to choose between various types of nuclear devices.

(via digg)

One Response to “It’s Christmas at Ground Zero”

  1. [link]josh Says:

    The mapplet doesn’t account for terrain features or prevailing winds. Mountains should have some impact on the shape of the fallout and they don’t.

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