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49 results for ABOMB

25 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.
See the dictionary definition for a-bomb.

DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Oct 15, 201812DManhattan Project weapon, informallyAmanda Chung and Karl Ni
Sun Jul 30, 201735DLittle Boy, e.g., informallyIsaac Mizrahi and David J. Kahn
Wed Apr 1, 20157DManhattan Project project, informallySharon Delorme
Wed Jan 21, 201526DEnola Gay's payload, in briefJim Hilger
Tue Jun 24, 20143DWeapon of mass destruction in '45 headlinesHeather Valadez
Wed Oct 24, 201227DManhattan Project result, informallyIan Livengood
Sun Sep 4, 201149ACloud producer, informallyDana Delany and Matt Ginsberg
Fri Jun 10, 20119ACloud makerPatrick Berry
Wed Aug 25, 201013ABig blast maker, for shortClive Probert
Mon Jun 8, 200932AW.W. II-ending weapon, for shortRandy Sowell
Tue Oct 7, 200829DFocus of the Manhattan Project, brieflyKevin G. Der
Wed Sep 5, 200767AManhattan Project resultRichard Silvestri
Wed May 30, 200722DWeapon in 1940s headlinesMike Nothnagel
Wed Jul 19, 20061DMushroom makerAlison Donald
Sun May 21, 20069A1945 news, in headlinesAshish Vengsarkar
Wed Jan 12, 20055D"Little Boy" in 8/6/45 newsAlan Arbesfeld
Sat Dec 18, 20041ABig news in 1945, informallyDana Motley
Mon Jul 12, 200445DMushroom cloud makerGregory E. Paul
Mon Jul 28, 20039ANuclear weapon, in old headlinesGregory E. Paul
Mon Mar 20, 20005ANuclear weaponGregory E. Paul
Thu Nov 25, 199927DResult of the Manhattan ProjectDavid J. Kahn
Sun Nov 7, 199977AOppenheimer developmentBrendan Emmett Quigley
Mon Nov 18, 19967DManhattan Project projectF. & L. Sabin
Tue Jan 30, 199623AEnola Gay payloadM. Skolsky
Sun Jun 18, 199594DInvention of 1945Rich Norris

24 results for ABOMB from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri May 21, 199349AMushroom maker?Tap OsbornMaleska
Sat May 8, 19936DEnola Gay cargoTap OsbornMaleska
Fri Oct 12, 199023AEnola Gay cargoJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Oct 16, 198810DFermi focusJim PageMaleska
Sun Nov 17, 198555DAug. 1945 weaponJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tue Feb 5, 19851DEnola Gay's cargo itemCharlotte ShoreMaleska
Fri Apr 6, 197954ATeller's concern in the early 40'sVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Sat Mar 25, 197831DNuclear weaponWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Nov 16, 19773DDestructive weaponJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Mon Sep 15, 197548AHiroshima weaponDennis ListortWeng
Thu May 24, 19731AW. W. II weaponUnknownWeng
Mon Nov 20, 19725AHiroshima destroyerUnknownWeng
Wed Sep 2, 197025DEnola Gay's cargoUnknownWeng
Tue Dec 10, 196829DWeapon.UnknownFarrar
Thu Feb 22, 19685DPhenomenon of 1945.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 19, 196791DFission weapon.William LutwiniakFarrar
Tue Jul 4, 19676AExplosive weapon.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sun Mar 27, 196680DWeapon.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Mon Oct 30, 196113ALethal weapon.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 11, 195728DLos Alamos product.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Feb 26, 195411DSubject of a Baruch plan.Israel GitterFarrar
Sun Aug 12, 19519AInternational trump card.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wed May 2, 19515AProduct of Los Alamos.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 3, 19508ASubject of U. S. Government booklet.Harold T. BersFarrar