10 Truly Terrifying Facts About Nuclear Weaponry

High Alert

Apparently, both the United States and Russia have a stockpile of thousands of nuclear warheads all on high alert. This means they are prepared for launch within mere minutes.

Eight Countries

A total of eight countries, including the United States, United Kingdom, France, China, India, Pakistan, Russia, and North Korea have been declared nuclear states. Three other countries are suspected, but remain undeclared.