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110 results for ATEST

66 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Saturday, December 23, 201744DArms race event, for shortMatthew Sewell
Saturday, October 14, 201729AUnnerving boom, of sortsSam Ezersky
Saturday, September 26, 201550DArms race event, brieflyDavid Woolf
Friday, October 24, 201426ARemotely monitored event, informallyPatrick Blindauer
Tuesday, June 10, 201466AHistoric event on Bikini atoll, brieflyPamela Klawitter
Monday, March 17, 201427D1945 Alamogordo event, informallyJohn Lieb
Tuesday, March 4, 201420D"This is only ___" (7)Bruce Haight and Peter A. Collins
Sunday, February 9, 201416DBikini blast, informallyCharles M. Deber
Thursday, December 12, 20137DBanned event, informallyDavid Steinberg
Wednesday, August 14, 20135D"This is only ___" (7)Sarah Keller
Sunday, June 10, 20129DBig blast, informallyXan Vongsathorn
Thursday, October 13, 201172AMushroom maker, brieflyJohn Farmer
Saturday, March 5, 201143DMushroom grower, for short?Randolph Ross
Sunday, January 10, 2010121ABikini blast, briefly (2)Mel Rosen
Sunday, October 25, 2009105DSecret event of '45Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, July 13, 200949DEvent that could be seen as far away as Las Vegas in the '50sC. W. Stewart
Wednesday, June 17, 200970ABlast from the past (3)Peter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Thursday, June 11, 20091ABikini blast (3)Alex Boisvert
Tuesday, April 14, 200912DMushroom producer, for shortBarry Boone
Saturday, April 11, 200956ABig shock wave producer, brieflyKaren M. Tracey
Tuesday, April 7, 200913D"This is only ___" (7)Joon Pahk
Wednesday, December 24, 200811DHistoric 1940s event, for shortWarren Biro
Wednesday, October 15, 200842ABikini event (2)Kevin G. Der
Thursday, September 11, 200842AMushroom maker, for shortCaleb Madison
Sunday, August 3, 200880AIt might lead to a cloud formation, for shortPeter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Tuesday, July 29, 200846ACold war-era blast, in headlinesDavid Kwong and Emily Halpern
Monday, July 21, 200828A"This is only ___" (7)Gilbert H. Ludwig
Wednesday, June 4, 200861AAlamogordo trialBillie Truitt
Monday, June 2, 200834D"This is only ___" (7)Barry Boone
Wednesday, February 13, 200850DEvent in 1940s-'50s headlinesElizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, January 12, 20087DHistorically significant trialFrederick J. Healy
Wednesday, November 28, 200752DBikini event, onceRay Fontenot
Monday, June 4, 200762A1940s Bikini blast, in briefSteve Kahn
Sunday, December 3, 200684ADefense initiative, for shortPatrick Merrell
Sunday, December 18, 200552AControversial 50's eventEthan Cooper and Michael Shteyman
Friday, July 22, 200532DTreaty topicElizabeth C. Gorski
Monday, January 24, 200570A"This is ___ …" (radio announcement)Sarah Keller
Wednesday, January 5, 20051ABlast from the past? (3)Michael Shteyman
Monday, December 20, 200420A"This is only ___" (7)Kyle Mahowald
Wednesday, August 18, 200430ABikini blast, briefly (2)Nancy Salomon and Levi Denham
Sunday, June 20, 2004125ABomb trialManny Nosowsky
Tuesday, December 9, 200356DBikini event, in old headlinesAlan Arbesfeld
Sunday, October 26, 200398DOnetime Marshall Isl. eventPatrick Merrell
Saturday, March 22, 200366ABlast from the past (3)Rich Norris
Sunday, December 22, 200275ANuclear event, in headlinesFrances Hansen
Sunday, November 17, 200266A1948 event dubbed "Operation Sandstone"Richard and Judith Martin
Friday, June 21, 200253DBig bang sourceBob Peoples
Tuesday, December 25, 200114AAlamogordo event (7)Peter Gordon
Wednesday, November 28, 200135DAlamogordo event (7)Fred Piscop
Saturday, September 8, 200126DBikini blast (3)Jim Page
Wednesday, May 30, 200142AAlamogordo event (7)Joe DiPietro
Friday, May 26, 20009DBoom sourceJoe DiPietro
Wednesday, October 8, 199763AAlamogordo event (7)Gilbert H. Ludwig
Tuesday, April 22, 199746AAlamogordo event (7)Gerald R. Ferguson
Friday, March 14, 199734DControversial eventManny Nosowsky
Sunday, November 10, 199697AGreenpeace concernR. Hamel
Wednesday, July 31, 199643AThis may have falloutJ. Schmalzbach
Tuesday, December 26, 199527DBikini blast (3)Jonathan Schmatzbach
Wednesday, December 6, 199514AAlamogordo event (7)Chet Currier
Sunday, June 4, 199512DControversial explosionBryant White
Monday, December 5, 199440AOutlawed explosionSidney L. Robbins
Friday, October 7, 199449DBikini blowout in '46Bryant White
Tuesday, August 9, 199428DNuclear experimentJonathan Schmatzbach
Sunday, July 3, 199417D1946 Bikini event (2)A.J. Santora
Thursday, December 30, 199332D"This is only _____" (7)A.J. Santora
Tuesday, November 30, 199329DAlamogordo event, 7/16/45 (7)Joel Davajan

4 results for ATEST from Variety puzzles.

October 22, 2006panda27ADeterminer of nuke's stateMel Taub
January 30, 2005panda27DState-sponsored explosionMel Taub
January 16, 2005diagramless51AAlamogordo eventByron Walden
April 28, 2002panda25DBlast stateMel Taub

40 results for ATEST from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Sunday, November 7, 199391DBikini event: 1946James E. Hinish, Jr.Taub
Saturday, October 3, 199251DNuclear experimentBetty JorgensenMaleska
Thursday, March 21, 199165A"Time is ___ of trouble": E. DickinsonBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, March 4, 1990114DNuclear trial, for shortJim BernhardMaleska
Wednesday, July 12, 19895ABomb trialJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Tuesday, February 17, 19878DTrial at Los AlamosSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, November 3, 198635DBomb trialSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, August 29, 198669AAlamogordo eventJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Tuesday, November 26, 198521AJuly 16, 1945, eventChristy RidleyMaleska
Sunday, November 10, 198567D"Time is ___ of Trouble": DickinsonJohn GreenmanMaleska
Tuesday, November 13, 19841AWhite Sands experimentMichael J. ParrisMaleska
Friday, March 18, 198322DNuclear explosionWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Saturday, August 15, 198147DEvent at Alamogordo: 1945Dorothea E. ShippMaleska
Sunday, June 21, 19818DBomb trialBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, July 15, 197997DBomb trialBert H. KruseMaleska
Saturday, June 24, 19786DAtoll explosionVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Sunday, November 6, 197734DNuclear trialTap OsbornMaleska
Sunday, August 21, 1977104DNevada blastJack LuzzattoMaleska
Sunday, October 19, 197519DBomb trialFrances HansenWeng
Friday, January 10, 197553DNuclear experimentJean ReedWeng
Sunday, August 25, 197471DExplosive experimentJack WherryWeng
Sunday, May 19, 197455ANuclear trialJack LuzzattoWeng
Monday, December 17, 197325DNuclear experimentUnknownWeng
Sunday, February 18, 197344DNuclear trialJack LuzzattoWeng
Sunday, July 9, 19728DNuclear eventJean ReedWeng
Thursday, April 20, 197220AUnderground explosionUnknownWeng
Saturday, June 12, 197127DNuclear experimentUnknownWeng
Friday, June 27, 196962A___ of skill.UnknownWeng
Sunday, March 9, 196959D___ of strengthA. J. SantoraWeng
Sunday, March 24, 196853DScientific event.Emanuel BergFarrar
Friday, April 21, 196765ANuclear event.Jean ReedFarrar
Wednesday, October 27, 196548DNuclear problem.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 15, 196466AMilitary experiment.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, August 2, 196430DUnderground explosion, for one.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, June 29, 196439ANuclear experiment.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, October 6, 196396D___ ban.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Sunday, August 11, 196370ANuclear blast.Will WengFarrar
Saturday, December 8, 19627DNuclear event.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 21, 196288AWorld problem.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tuesday, July 4, 196149DNuclear experiment.UnknownFarrar