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The first U.S. edition of The World Set Free, by H. G. Wells

Did the Idea for the Atomic Bomb Come From a Science Fiction Novel?

When the gigantic 40,000-feet-high mushroom cloud rose up into the air from a remote desert in Alamogordo in New Mexico on July 16th, 1944, little did we know we had plunged into a new era of both science and politics — an era when atomic power would…

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Sharika Hafeez

Writer. Physics student. Under the inky-black sky, with a steaming cup of chai in my hands, I watch the stars and I write. Email me at: sharikahafeez@gmail.com