Manhattan Project

Location of the Manhattan Project

Location of the Manhattan Project

November 17, 2018
Hanford, Washington, on the beautiful Columbia River, was the site selected for the full-scale plutonium production plant, the B Reactor. Today…

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Manhattan Project Death

Manhattan Project Death

October 24, 2018
Some time ago I happened upon a list of all of the fatal accidents that occurred at Los Alamos between its inception in 1943 through September…

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Manhattan Project lead scientists

Manhattan Project lead scientists

October 20, 2018
In 1934, German scientists discovered nuclear fission, the splitting of an atom of uranium into two elements. If fission became a chain reaction…

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Manhattan West Project

Manhattan West Project

August 5, 2018
Brookfield Property Partners has bought an office condominium across from its sprawling Manhattan West project with the help of a $35 million…

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Feynman Manhattan Project

Feynman Manhattan Project

May 8, 2018
Feynman’s own stories of his wartime work are centered around things other than the work itself. So he describes doing calculations, but doesn’t…

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Scientists involved in the Manhattan Project

Scientists involved in the Manhattan Project

April 2, 2018
October 13, 2015 is Ada Lovelace Day, which commemorates the achievements of women scientists, engineers, and mathematicians. Many women worked…

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