Diver may have found 'lost nuke' missing since cold war off Canada coast



The Canadian navy will be heading to the coast of British Columbia to investigate claims that a diver may have come across “the lost nuke” – a Mark IV bomb that went missing after an American B-36 bomber crashed in the region during the cold war.

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Wasn’t lost…just a ‘for later’! :slight_smile: I think there are still 4-5 out there somewhere…


This one was supposedly a dummy that had had it’s fissionable material removed before it was lost, but one has to wonder whether that’s true or not. But of all the many things that a government might accidentally misplace, nuclear bombs don’t seem like they should be on the list. :shrug:


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