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The most difficult part of the manhattan project was not the scientific theory of the bomb but the engineering. The atomic bomb and the manhattan project the manhattan engineer district operated like a large construction company, but on a massive scale and with an. This once classified photograph features the first atomic bomb — a weapon that atomic scientists had nicknamed gadget the nuclear age began on july 16. 5 national security history series volume i: the manhattan project: making the atomic bomb volume ii: building the nuclear arsenal: cold war nuclear weapons development. In addition to developing the atomic bomb, the manhattan project was charged with gathering intelligence on the german nuclear energy project.
The atomic bombing of hiroshima (hiroshima, japan, august 6, 1945) events dawn of the atomic era, 1945 the manhattan project: making the atomic bomb. In 1943, in los alamos, new mexico, a team of government scientists is working on the top secret manhattan project in a race to produce an atomic bomb before the nazis. The manhattan project: making the atomic bomb is a short history of the origins and development of the american atomic bomb program during world war ii.