This section provides an overview of the history of the Manhattan Project, the key organizations involved, the science behind the bomb, and more.
The US accomplished what other nations thought impossible. How did the United States achieve the remarkable feat of building an atomic bomb?
Women played a very important role in varying aspects of the Manhattan Project.
World War II was a formative period in the history of New Mexico.
Lewis Strauss led a far-reaching campaign to defame and discredit Oppenheimer prior to the revocation of his security clearance.