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  • Operation Buster-Jangle, Uncle atom bomb test

    National Nuclear Security Administration

    On this day: November 29

    Edison shows off his phonograph, atom bomb testing heads underground, a chimpanzee orbits the Earth, the Pong craze begins, and the world loses another Beatle, all on this day.


Food you're tossing too early

Canned food


Americans are wasting more food than ever, thanks partly to confusion over expiration dates. Find out which food you may be tossing too early.