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The nuclear testing at Bikini Atoll program was a series of 23 nuclear weapons detonated by the United States between 19at seven test sites on the .

Operation Crossroads, which had its first big event–the dropping of a nuclear bomb–on July 1, , was just the beginning of the nuclear.

On 1 July , the United States conducted the first nuclear test after World War II. The explosion took place at the Bikini Atoll lagoon, situated in the Marshall.