Johanna Faust, a mixed race Jew, prefers to publish pseudonymously. She is committed: to preventing war, ecological disaster, and nuclear apocalypse; to keeping information available and free; and to not only fighting for personal privacy, but, by representing herself as a soldier in that fight, to exhorting others to do the same. All these efforts find representation on her blog "ah, Mephistophelis," so named after the last line of Chirstopher Marlowe's in his famous Dr. Faustus, which, as some would have it, successfully flouted the censor for a time. A female Faust, she is a poet, always.

Nuclear Explosions Up To 1998 (Except Israel): Eerie Flash Animation

All 2053 of them.  Each country picking a site as far from them as possible.... sometimes seeming like surreal firecrackers, or morse code in hell.


                                                         Pakistan           2
                                                         India                 4
                                                         China              45
                                                         Britain            45
                                                         France          210
                                                         Russia           715
and the winner is
                                                         USA  at       1032

Have a nice day. 

Be seeing you.


  1. israel's reach means that they tested their huge arsenal of nukes thru one of their many proxies.

    Say it like it is!

  2. WE are doomed! The human race is a stupid, greedy, sociopathic failed experiment!