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Bikini Corals Recover from Largest U.S. Atomic Blast

Article: Bikini Corals Recover from Largest U.S. Atomic Blast

BIKINI ATOLL, Marshall Islands, April 15, 2008 (ENS) – Fifty years after the last atomic blast shook the Pacific atoll of Bikini, the corals are flourishing again, new research shows, although divers found that some coral species appear to be locally extinct. The coral survey was carried out at the request of the atoll’s local…