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A Very Scary Light Show: Exploding H-Bombs In Space

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Uploaded on Jul 2, 2010

Back in 1962, the U.S. blew up a hydrogen bomb, creating what might be the greatest fireworks spectacular ever. People in Hawaii gathered on rooftops, sipping drinks, as they watched a radioactive rainbow display in the night sky.

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