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Blasts from the Past: Orbiting radar spots old nuclear-test sites

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9:16am, December 23, 2003

Satellite analysis can reveal sites of past underground nuclear tests, U.S. government scientists report. The technique can detect the settling of ground above blasts that occurred decades ago, before current monitoring networks were established.

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