The Bulletin Reviews ‘Oppenheimer’

July 24, 2023

(Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists) – Writing about Christopher Nolan’s “Oppenheimer” for the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists requires a few disclosures first. The history of the Bulletin is inseparable from the history of the making of the nuclear bomb, not least because J. Robert Oppenheimer himself was the first chair of the Bulletin’s Board of Sponsors. Many of the other key scientific figures depicted in the film served as early sponsors of the Bulletin, too (including Albert Einstein and Edward Teller) or were contributors. (Read More)