What If You Detonated a Nuclear Bomb In The Marianas Trench? (Science not Fantasy)

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Did you ever wonder what happened if you detonated a nuclear bomb in the Marianas Trench? No? We neither! Let us find out together!

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Tri Dinh says:

I feel like this is a video dedicated to dissing riddle's video

himanshu says:

I always watch these vids twice back to back
1st just to admire the animation
2nd to understand the content

Gabriel Gabriel says:

Nice to know that we are basically a colony of fleas living on top of a massive eldritch being that will out live us, and the best we can do to effect it is the equivalent of that being blowing a bubble.

Oakship166 says:

I wouldn't blow a necular bomb down thier because it would kill and make animals go extinct

loputosu says:

what if you detonated it higher up where there's less pressure?

板井美智瑠 says:

I was so shocked and I couldn't believe my ears. I don't want to believe such a powerful and terrible atomic bomb is there.

OG MOG says:

If this happens, we’ll see the first mutants in the Philippines.

板井美智瑠 says:


Trades46 says:

I read a fictional war novel where a submarine captain launches nuclear tipped warheads into the South China sea which effectively ended a naval submarine war in Asia by causing a "blue-out", where underwater nuclear detonations render submarine sonars (their primary means of navigation & hunting other subs & ships) useless.

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