Analysis Of Albert Einstein's Letter To President Franklin D. Roosevelt

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On August 2, prominent scientist Albert Einstein wrote a letter to president Franklin D. Roosevelt warning about the implications of nuclear technology. In the letter, Einstein stated that extremely powerful bombs could be constructed from radioactive elements like uranium. Einstein also informed Roosevelt that German scientists were already trying to develop such a weapon. Einstein along with other U.S. feared what would happen if Nazi Germany developed an atomic weapon. Two years later, Roosevelt authorized the Manhattan Project in Los Alamos, New Mexico. Led by theoretical physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer. the Manhattan Project was a U.S. program to develop the worlds first atomic
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