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Postwar France

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France Invests in Atomic Energy
Atomic Secrecy
Joliot-Curie and the Anti-Nuclear Movement
Decision to Build the Bomb (1950s)
Nuclear Tests in Algeria
French Nuclear Weapons Today
French Nuclear Energy Today
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Quick Fact:
After World War II, France began to invest in a nuclear research program. Eventually, France would build nuclear reactors to power the electricity grid, and develop nuclear weapons.