Manhattan Project

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

09/17/2014

a-bomb

Alma Prof Writes Book, Article On Struggles Toward A-Bomb

Technology based in nuclear physics rather than in warfare was one of the primary challenges the World War II-era developers of the atomic bomb faced while working with hundreds of tons of uranium ore. That’s the word from Cameron Reed, Charles A. Dana professor of physics at Alma College, in his book released last October, “The Physics of the Manhattan Project.”

01/13/2011

Joe Donovan's Detroit History- Detroit Enters The Atomic Age

The mushroom clouds over Hiroshima and Nagasaki cast shadows onto the Motor City which helped make them possible

08/06/2010

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