- Uranium, plutonium and nuclear fission
- Genesis of the bomb: from the Manhattan Project to the Trinity Test
- Little Boy and Fat Man: Hiroshima and Nagasaki
- Atom bombs and hydrogen bombs: assessing destructive capacity
- Key points and guide to further reading and resources
While most people probably have a general understanding of nuclear weapons – primarily that they are highly destructive, and that they were used against Japan at the end of the Second World War – why ...