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1995
Describes the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, particularly as it affects Sachi, who becomes one of the Hiroshima Maidens.
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2013
Recounts the scientific discoveries that enabled atom splitting, the military intelligence operations that occurred in rival countries, and the work of brilliant scientists hidden at Los Alamos.
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2002
Oscar-nominated THE DAY AFTER TRINITY is a haunting journey through the dawn of the Nuclear Age, an inclusive history of the Manhattan Project and the man behind it - J. Robert Oppenheimer, the princi...
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2004
Explores the politics and science behind the military decision to drop the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, on August 6, 1945. Investigates the events that led up to the bombing and discusses th...
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1984
Discusses the planning for and the aftermath of the American use of the atomic bomb which destroyed two Japanese cities in August 1945.
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2011
Lawrence M. Krauss chronicles the life and achievements of Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman, whose work with quantum mechanics has reshaped many aspects of modern science. Krauss traces t...
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2015
The Bomb tells the story of the most powerful and destructive device ever invented. Learn how humans harnessed this incredible power and what challenges we have faced living with it since 1945. With n...
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2010
"Since World War II, the number of nuclear nations has proliferated, despite the fact atomic bombs are considered the most tightly guarded, top-secret of weapons. National Geographic delves into the...
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1995
Discusses the use of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, from the scientific beginnings to the tragic aftermath.
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2000
Discusses various topics connected to the production of the atom bomb, including the development of nuclear energy, work on atomic weapons at the Los Alamos and other sites, and the decision to use th...
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2010
Tracing the history of the atomic bomb from its origins to the present state of global affairs: nine nations possessing nuclear weapons capabilities with others racing to join them, with the world hel...
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2002
Investigates the historical motives that led to the building and use of the atomic bomb.