A Blinding Dawn.
A historic explosion in southern New Mexico's desolate Jornada del Muerto heralded the end of a war and the beginning of a new world.
In Oppenheimer's Orbit.
Economic Shock Waves.
Columnist Larry Calloway began at the Journal in 1980. His column appeared in the newspaper Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. He retired in 2000. A veteran newsman, Calloway has worked for the United Press International and The Associated Press.
Fritz Thompson covers the state of New Mexico for the Journal. Thompson, a native of Wagon Mound, N.M., has been at the Journal since 1970.
Patrick Armijo is a reporter for the Journal North section in Santa Fe. He joined the Journal in Oct. 94 from the Greeley Tribune.
Visit to the Trinity Site:
Trinity Site, on the northern section of White Sands Missile Range 120 miles south of Albuquerque, is open to the public twice a year. Visitors can tour Ground Zero and examine the casing of a plutonium bomb of the type tested in 1945.