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HSOC001 Dec8th - End of World War II Communist powers also...

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HSOC001 Dec. 8 th Big Science World War II: The physicists war Birth of big science Einstein’s letter to FDR “warns about atomic bombs” Manhattan Project Los Alamos Laboratory Fission “chain” reaction Enrico Fermi Lab (University of Chicago) Fat Man (Nagasaki) and Little Boy (Hiroshima)
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Unformatted text preview: End of World War II Communist powers also interested in nuclear weapons ARPAnet- gives rise to the internet Spaces of Knowledge: Houses of Baghdad England Academy of Sciences Humboldt research laboratory Liebig laboratory...
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