Testing nuclear explosives underground for use in excavation, 1962 Oct 2, 2012• By Abraham• A look at the creation of the Sedan Crater…Related: Nuclear explosion .016 seconds after detonation Share on Facebook Trending TodayReady for Another One?Give us a few more minutes and we'll make you laugh, cry, gasp, or ache... Guaranteed! Happiness From vandal to muralist Get the best of 22 Words in your inbox Like 22 Words on Facebook comments Riley says: Scary. I’m all for using nuclear technology as a power source, but we have created the ultimate destructive evil with the nuclear bomb. That being said, I wonder how deep the device was buried to dig that hole? Andy says: It’s only the ultimate destructive evil until the new ultimate destructive evil comes along… David Paul Regier says: The switch to banjo music at the end of the video was an interesting editorial decision. Kandi says: Agreed – the clip started out with music similar to that of “Planet of the Apes,” then ended with some tunes reminiscent of “Deliverance.” Odd. J says: *Old timey pickin’*Down in the little cart they went gleefully shrieking, “Yay! Irradiated wieners and brains!” Possum says: The analog countdown, the heavily dramatic music, the hair on the one camera lens — the mirepoix of 60′s science films.