An 'Impossible' Quasicrystal Was Created in The World's First Nuclear Bomb Test

An ‘Impossible’ Quasicrystal Was Created in The World’s First Nuclear Bomb Test

At 5:29 am on the morning of July 16, 1945, in the state of New Mexico, a terrible piece of history was made. The dawn calm was broken when the United States military detonated a plutonium implosion device known as the Gadget, the world’s first test of a nuclear bomb, known as the Trinity test. …

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