IHES was founded in 1958 by the businessman Leon Motchane, the physicist Robert Oppenheimer
and the mathematician Jean Dieudonne, and it has since become a leading institute for fundamental research.
, the creator of the atomic bomb, was the ultimate storyteller, someone who created different personas to "obscure who he was from the public," according to the novelist Louisa Hall.
This truly inspires his new album, which kicks off with 'Entropy,' a track that starts with a cryptic intro taken from an interview with physician J Robert Oppenheimer
about the Trinity Test.
. It's a good role for Finley as it requires both lyricism and depth of tone and he conveys both.
1954 - Robert Oppenheimer
accused of being a communist.
, the "father of the atomic bomb." In theater, actors comb through scripts to answer the question, "What are the other characters saying about me?" It is through this Stanislavskian, indirect characterization that Hall's Oppenheimer is revealed.
Dan Raviv's fascinating article ("Inside the Iron Dome," July/August 2018) reminds me of how Robert Oppenheimer
and his own team of Manhattan Project scientists developed the atomic bomb in two and a half years.
Also notable are descriptions of his interactions with other prominent scientists and mathematicians including Robert Oppenheimer
, Niels Bohr, James Watson, and Stephen Hawking, as well as civil rights leader Martin Luther King.
That October, twenty-seven-year-old Robert Oppenheimer
J Robert Oppenheimer
was an American physicist and the director of T h e I don't have a lot of faith in that particular political relationship Manhattan Project, the programme to develop the first nuclear weapons.
scientists exploded the first atomic bomb on June 16, 1945, nuclear physicist James Robert Oppenheimer
, who headed the project, was so awe-struck he thought of a passage from the Bhagavad Gita in which the Supreme God Vishnu reveals Himself, declaring 'Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds'.
recalled when the first atomic bomb was tested: "I am become death, the destroyer of worlds."