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1st July 1946:  The remains of the light carrier the USS Independence, burning but still afloat, following America's atomic bomb test in Bikini Lagoon.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
1st July 1946:  The remains of the light carrier the USS Independence, burning but still afloat, following America's atomic bomb test in Bikini Lagoon.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

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Researchers have uncovered new details about the involvement of the USS Independence in a nuclear study following World War II.

Aircraft carrier mystery revealed

Researchers have uncovered new details about the involvement of the USS Independence in a nuclear study following World War II.