Nuclear Humility

By |2017-07-17T12:22:44+00:00June 18th, 2015|humility, Manhattan Project, nuclear weapons, World War II|

Can we learn humility from physics? Castle Bravo Blast. Source: Wikipedia 70 years ago Harry Truman asked the leaders of the Manhattan Project to recommend how atomic power should be used. World War II was wrapping up. Germany had fallen. Japan was on its knees but still defiant. Millions of servicemen were preparing to be redeployed from Europe to the Pacific. […]