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Enrico Fermi

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Wall Street Journal
Nunn May was a senior physicist at the nuclear reactor in Chalk River, Ontario, during World War II and collaborated with Enrico Fermi in Chicago. Nunn May's arrest, in 1946, was the moment that the Allies realized that not all the scientists who had ...

1938 Nobel Prize Physics Winner Enrico Fermi News

Michael Whalen '83 & Nadine Forrester Mills '98 Inducted into Middletown ...

Wesleyan Connection
Whalen, who attended Enrico Fermi High School in Enfield before taking a post-graduate year at Loomis Chaffee School, was a four-year starting lineman in football, earning regional and All-America honors three times. He received the C. Everett Bacon ...

1938 Nobel Prize Physics Winner Enrico Fermi News

Adam Frank: Is a climate disaster inevitable?

Dallas Morning News
The physicist Enrico Fermi first formulated this question, now called the Fermi paradox, in 1950. In the intervening decades, humanity has recognized that our own climb up the ladder of technological sophistication comes with a heavy price. From ...

1938 Nobel Prize Physics Winner Enrico Fermi News

PW Picks: Books of the Week, February 2, 2015

Publishers Weekly
Pontecorvo was a science prodigy who studied under Enrico Fermi in Rome, contributing to Fermi's 1938 Nobel–winning studies on neutron bombardment of the atomic nucleus. In 1936 he joined the Paris laboratory of Irène and Frédéric Joliot-Curie, where ...

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