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Fallout Simulator - An excellent shareware program that allows you to enter a nuke yield in kilotons and a windspeed. The program will then compute the distance from ground zero that the fallout will spread at given intervals and the strength of the radiation dose. With yields above 50kt, a map of the world appears and you can pick a target to simulate an attack. Use this to plan your Disaster Response Operations or Evacuation routes. Size - 60kB, in zip format, works with DOS or Windows.


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