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It was a research project that produced the first atomic bomb during the second World War
To exploit the newly recognized fission process for military purposes. Also fears that the Nazi Germany would build and use a nuclear weapon during World War 2
The united states led the project supported by the United Kingdom and Canada
It is the splitting of atoms to release energy
It explained how horrible it would be if Hitler got an atomic bomb first.
The Uranium Committee, their job was to create an atomic bomb.
December 7, 1941
The bombing of Pearl Harbor.
Heavy water was the key ingredient to making an atomic bomb
J. Robert Oppenheimer and General Leslie R. Groves served as directors of the project