Surviving an Atomic Bomb!

In 1956 the British Government built an atomic bomb testing site in the South Australian outback with assistance from the Australian Government of the day…

We discovered these beautiful flowers growing at “ground zero”…   Don’t they demonstrate the tenacity of nature by defiantly shining through in spite of the brutal treatment this wonderful landscape was subjected to?

You can read more about the area in our blog titled “An Atomic Blast (In the Outback)”.

Photos: Janet Planet – Maralinga, South Australia

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2 thoughts on “Surviving an Atomic Bomb!

  1. freebutfun February 5, 2017 / 5:01 pm

    The book Maralinga by Judy Nunn is also recommended, it is fiction but it does give an idea on what it did to the area and the Aborigines too.

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  2. Barbara Grandberg February 4, 2017 / 7:46 pm

    that is wonderful :]

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