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White House Nuclear Blast Radius

It Might Just Be Better to Die Downtown Than Evacuate

Michael Grass | Posted 05.28.2012 | DC
Michael Grass

Envisioning a nuclear detonation in the nation's capital is scary. If it does happen, you might just be better off being one of the 45,000 people who are estimated to be killed in the explosion. Those who survive are in for a rough time.

Report: D.C. Nuclear Blast Wouldn't Totally Destroy Capital

AP | ALICIA A. CALDWELL | Posted 05.27.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- This is what the U.S. government imagines would happen if terrorists set off a nuclear bomb just blocks away from the White House: The e...