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Robert oppenheimer was one of the scientists who helped to develop the atomic bomb however julius robert oppenheimer will forever be remembered as one of the most infamous and controversial scientists in history in 1942 he was recruited and took a leading role in the manhattan project. Julius robert oppenheimer- hero or villain oppenheimer created the atomic bomb, the same bomb that greatly contributed towards the end of wwii, the same bomb that ended millions of lives and saved. Oppenheimer and the atomic bomb - julius robert oppenheimer and the atomic bomb j robert oppenheimer was a brilliant physicist the university of chicago in illinois had a huge role with the making of the atomic bomb (the manhattan harnessing the atom new inventions are. Oppenheimer: the man behind the bomb | a countdown to zero exclusive only the terrifying power of the nuclear bomb but also our inability to entirely comprehend the implications of this invention j robert oppenheimer and the atomic bomb - duration: 9:52 3hrh3.
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Early life oppenheimer was born in new york in 1904, the eldest son of julius and ella (née freedman) oppenheimer his father was a wealthy textile importer who had immigrated from germany in 1895, his mother a scion of philadelphia society who had studied painting in paris they collected original art, including a renoir and three van goghs. As hiroshima smouldered, our atom bomb scientists suffered remorse defending the decision to use the atomic bomb (harper's magazine in j robert oppenheimer we encounter a man who seemed to reﬂect the median temperament. The history of the atomic bomb began with the manhattan project it was tasked to create the bomb beginning in 1939 the scientists who invented the bomb included robert oppenheimer, edward teller, rudolf peierls and many others. Atom and void has 24 ratings and 3 reviews j julius robert oppenheimer (april 22, 1904 - february 18, 1967) he is often called the father of the atomic bomb for his role in the manhattan project.