When Physics Became King: The Smyth Report and Nuclear Terrorism

June 2, 2017 Mbeljac 0

Alex Wellerstein has an interesting take on an article published on the Smyth Report at The Atlantic. The Smyth Report, on the Manhattan Project, was published by the US government after World War Two and it is decidedly physics centric. It deemphasises the role that chemists, metallurgists, engineers, and mathematicians […]