This tag should be used for questions specifically asking about the nuclear weapons. The question can be about the usage in war, its construction under certain circumstances or its effects in a given scenario. When using this tag you should also think about using the tag [weapon-mass-destruction].
This tag should used if you as an author of a fictional universe have a question regarding nuclear weapons in your world. It can be used for anything directly related to nuclear weapons, such as:
- the construction of nuclear weapons under different circumstances, such as missing natural elements needed for its construction
- its design and construction and how these would be influenced by your proposed circumstances
- its effect, such as when trying to estimate how many nuclear bombs of a given size you would need to achieve a certain destructive goal, like destroying parts of a planet
You should think about whether to use this tag in conjunction with the tag weapon-mass-destruction, which is a more general term for destructive weapons. The tag weapons might be useful if you want to ask about creating different variations of currently used nuclear weapons. If you are asking about the effect of nuclear weapons the tags science-based or reality-check might be a good addition, depending on whether you need information about a possible design or want others to evaluate your proposed design.