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Everybody Calm Down Please - But Being Prepared Never Hurts

A few points.

1. There won’t be any nuclear ‘explosion’ generated by a chain reaction. Nuclear explosives are based upon fast neutron processes. The reactant will splatter or vaporize long before it can ‘explode.’  I seem to recall that it was Gene Wigner who first pointed this out.

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