What is it?

Reflected in the shiny steel hemisphere, words pan from side to side: “This is not a place of honor…”

It reads the “Sandia message,” a government-crafted message intended to warn future people away from a long-term nuclear waste storage facility.

The name and physical form refer to a plutonium core from the Manhattan Project that killed two physicists.

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