A fireball from a hydrogen bomb lights the sky moments after detonation over Bikini Atoll in 1956. Photo: AP

US beer company under fire for naming product after Pacific island nuclear test site

  • The Manhattan Project Beer Company’s ‘Bikini Atoll’ beer has drawn criticism from residents of the Republic of the Marshall Islands
  • They say the name is insensitive to people still dealing with the after-effects of radiation decades after nuclear testing took place
Topic |   United States

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A fireball from a hydrogen bomb lights the sky moments after detonation over Bikini Atoll in 1956. Photo: AP
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