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What If We Detonated an Antimatter Bomb on Earth?

It’s time to live your ultimate supervillain fantasy. Today, you’re going to unleash your masterpiece of mass destruction. An antimatter bomb. What is antimatter? How would you build it? What is particle physics used for? How strong is an antimatter bomb? How much damage would it do to the planet? What will happen to the Universe? And how much damage would it do to your bank account?

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