By 1951, Maclean was head of the American department of the Foreign Office, with access to the US atomic Energy Commission.
The video was directed by Danny Clinch and features footage of Hurricane Sandy, atomic explosions, and rising water levels.
Fat Boy, like the atomic bomb, is both a miracle of human ingenuity and a force of annihilation.
Finally there was the atomic bomb (and the Cold War it created): machine threatened to annihilate all of mankind.
The UWF believed world government would eliminate the threat of atomic warfare.
Out of the facts of chemistry the constructive imagination of Dalton formed the atomic theory.
It may be here or there, move fast or slow, but its atomic form persists.
The Swifts had first met Chow when they were on an atomic research expedition in the Southwest.
The difference is one in the structure of the atomic elements.
atomic energy as a potential force for destruction has not been controlled.
1670s as a philosophical term (see atomistic); scientific sense dates from 1811, from atom + -ic. Atomic number is from 1821; atomic mass is from 1848. Atomic energy first recorded 1906 in modern sense (as intra-atomic energy from 1903).
March, 1903, was an historic date for chemistry. It is, also, as we shall show, a date to which, in all probability, the men of the future will often refer as the veritable beginning of the larger powers and energies that they will control. It was in March, 1903, that Curie and Laborde announced the heat-emitting power of radium. [Robert Kennedy Duncan, "The New Knowledge," 1906]Atomic bomb first recorded 1914 in writings of H.G. Wells, who thought of it as a bomb "that would continue to explode indefinitely."
When you can drop just one atomic bomb and wipe out Paris or Berlin, war will have become monstrous and impossible. [S. Strunsky, "Yale Review," January 1917]Atomic Age is from 1945. Atomical is from 1640s.