Global Editions

What I Learned from the People who Built the Atom Bomb

Former secretary of defense Ash Carter reflects on how technologists can help government solve big problems.
by Ash Carter

When I began my career in elementary particle physics, the great figures who taught and inspired me had been part of the Manhattan Project generation that developed the atomic bomb. They were proud to have created a “disruptive” technology that ended World War II and deterred a third world war…

Read more on technologyreview.com.

Authors
Top