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I was just thinking if a nuke hit him would he be completely unharmed due to his horcruxes making him immortal or would he turn to ash?

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Why don't you try that? And do let us know what happens. – Awal Garg Jul 28 '14 at 6:41
I like your way to think... – Mark Jul 28 '14 at 6:57
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His mortal body would still be destroyed, but he would probably become a spirit, like he did after attempting to kill Harry in 1981. The soul fragment in his body would survive and could attempt to find a new host or wait for the V-man to get a new body.

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given he is actually hit. We don't really know how well physical forces can be blocked with magic. – Mark Jul 28 '14 at 6:58
This is a good point, I wonder how a basic spell taught early to young wizards (such as protego) would do against a nuke. Someone should ask JKR :p – ZenLogic Jul 28 '14 at 13:25

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