J. Robert Oppenheimer: The architect of the Nuclear Age. Despite his scientific mind,his interests were broad and mystical;he spoke 6 languages!

J. Robert Oppenheimer: The architect of the Nuclear Age. Despite his scientific mind,his interests were broad and mystical;he spoke 6 languages!

J. Robert Oppenheimer (Oppy), (1904-1967) was the scientific director of the Manhattan Project, the World War II project that developed the first nuclear weapons.

J. Robert Oppenheimer Working Out Physics Equations on the Blackboard in His Office

J. Robert Oppenheimer (Oppy), (1904-1967) was the scientific director of the Manhattan Project, the World War II project that developed the first nuclear weapons.

J. Robert Oppenheimer-- was an American theoretical physicist and professor of physics at the University of California, Berkeley. Wikipedia Born: April 22, 1904, New York City, NY Died: February 18, 1967, Princeton, NJ

J. Robert Oppenheimer-- was an American theoretical physicist and professor of physics at the University of California, Berkeley. Wikipedia Born: April 22, 1904, New York City, NY Died: February 18, 1967, Princeton, NJ

"We knew the world would not be the same. A few people laughed, a few people cried, most people were silent. I remembered the line from the Hindu scripture, the Bhagavad-Gita. Vishnu is trying to persuade the Prince that he should do his duty and to impress him takes on his multi-armed form and says, 'Now, I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds.' I suppose we all thought that one way or another."  -J. Robert Oppenheimer

"We knew the world would not be the same. A few people laughed, a few people cried, most people were silent. I remembered the line from the Hindu scripture, the Bhagavad-Gita. Vishnu is trying to persuade the Prince that he should do his duty and to impress him takes on his multi-armed form and says, 'Now, I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds.' I suppose we all thought that one way or another." -J. Robert Oppenheimer

The heartbreaking feud between Edward Teller and J Robert Oppenheimer

The heartbreaking feud between Edward Teller and J Robert Oppenheimer

There have been plenty of feuds in science. Usually they're petty. Nearly always, they're depressing. This one is more depressing than most. It resulted in two different scientists being expelled - in different ways - from the scientific community.

Discovery of the Atomic Bomb and the moral conflict it created ***************************************** J. Robert Oppenheimer: J. Robert Oppenheimer The massive destruction the bombs inflicted troubled Oppenheimer. He had been so caught up in the challenge of creating something new that he had not considered the human toll that would be caused by these bombs.

J. Robert Oppenheimer, the Director of the Manhattan Project

Discovery of the Atomic Bomb and the moral conflict it created ***************************************** J. Robert Oppenheimer: J. Robert Oppenheimer The massive destruction the bombs inflicted troubled Oppenheimer. He had been so caught up in the challenge of creating something new that he had not considered the human toll that would be caused by these bombs.

J. Robert Oppenheimer - Wikiwand

J. Robert Oppenheimer - Wikiwand

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