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Monday, March 17, 2008

First Drawing of Atomic Bomb Looks Like Really Old Homework

Posted By on Mon, Mar 17, 2008 at 11:52 AM

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Wikileaks, the muckraker Web site that was recently involved in a legal dispute with a Swiss bank, has posted what may be the first ever drawing of the atomic bomb. The drawing is allegedly from a 1947 report completed by William G. Penney, a British physicist who worked on the Manhattan Project. -Andy Wright

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