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The Black Hole: Los Alamos' Own Curiosity Shoppe

  • Aired: 05/04/2008
  • 03:17
  • Rating: TV-PG
Ed Grothus worked at the labs for twenty years before quiting because of political differences. Since that time, he's purchased the labs leftover equipment and, in turn, sells it at his store called the Black Hole. Since leaving the labs, Grothus has become an outspoken in his views of nuclear proliferation.
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The Black Hole is a nuclear proliferation museum in Los Alamos, NM.
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