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Oppenheimer: his life and work

Oppenheimer: his life and work.

Theme

Philosophy

Content

Robert Oppenheimer was the ‘father of the bomb’ and a leading figure in the scientific, historical and political history of the twentieth century.

Why is this important?

Because he did so much to shape the world in which we all live.

Key descriptors

Physics, atom bombs, politics, communism

Year Group

Year 12

Speaker

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