John Wheeler’s H-bomb blues

@article{Wellerstein2019JohnWH,
  title={John Wheeler’s H-bomb blues},
  author={Alex Wellerstein},
  journal={Physics Today},
  year={2019},
  volume={72},
  pages={42-51}
}
  • Alex Wellerstein
  • Published 2019
  • Art
  • Physics Today
  • In 1953, as a political battle raged over the US’s nuclear future, the eminent physicist lost a classified document, about the hydrogen bomb, on an overnight train from Philadelphia to Washington, DC.