The Manhattan Project was concerted effort by the United States, in collaboration with the United Kingdom and Canada, to build the first atomic bomb. The project was lead by J. Robert Oppenheimer and headed by General Leslie Groves.
Scientists including Albert Einstein, Enrico Fermi and Leo Szilard also participated in the Manhattan Project. The first test bomb was dropped on July 16, 1945.
The Manhattan Project was a research and development undertaking during
World War II that produced the first nuclear weapons. It was led by the United
Early in 1939, the world's scientific community discovered that German physicists
had learned the secrets of splitting a uranium atom. Fears soon spread over ...
In July 1940, the U.S. Army Intelligence office denied Einstein the security
clearance needed to work on the Manhattan Project. The hundreds of scientists
on the ...
Apr 17, 2015 ... Leslie R. Groves was placed in charge of all Army activities (chiefly engineering
activities) relating to the project. “Manhattan Project” became ...
The Manhattan Project: Making the Atomic Bomb is a short history of the origins
and development of the American atomic bomb program during World War II.
New free mobile app allows users to take virtual tour of Project-Y of Manhattan
Project NHP at Los Alamos. An Interpretive Planning Workshop Scholars' Forum.
Manhattan Project. The Manhattan Project was a secret military project created in
1942 to produce the first US nuclear weapon. Fears that Nazi Germany would ...
"Voices of the Manhattan Project" is a joint project by the Atomic Heritage
Foundation and the Los Alamos Historical Society to create a public archive of
our oral ...
Explore the top-secret American project to build the world's first atomic bomb.