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

4 results for ATEST from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 22, 2006panda27ADeterminer of nuke's stateMel Taub
Jan 30, 2005panda27DState-sponsored explosionMel Taub
Jan 16, 2005diagramless51AAlamogordo eventByron Walden
Apr 28, 2002panda25DBlast stateMel Taub

40 results for ATEST from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

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