DiscoverEnglish Learning for Curious Minds#284 | The Atomic Bomb Part 1: The Manhattan Project
#284 | The Atomic Bomb Part 1: The Manhattan Project

#284 | The Atomic Bomb Part 1: The Manhattan Project

Update: 2022-07-285
Share

Description

Exclusive offers on ELSA Speak Pronunciation App:

⚡️ Save 85% on ELSA PRO Membership:  https://bit.ly/ELSASave85 

⚡️ Get 7 Days Free ELSA Pro Membership: https://bit.ly/ELSA7DayTrial 

---


Part one of this three-part mini-series on The Atomic Bomb. 

In this episode, we explore the discovery of nuclear fission, the key scientists involved, The Manhattan Project and the race to develop a functioning atomic bomb.



  • Early ideas about atomism

  • Modern atomic theory in the 19th and 20th centuries

  • The discovery of nuclear fission

  • War breaks out in Europe

  • Einstein and Szilárd's letter to President Roosevelt

  • The Manhattan Project

  • The first atomic test in Nevada

  • “Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds”

Full transcript, subtitles and key vocabulary available on the website: https://www.leonardoenglish.com/podcasts/manhattan-project


---

Exclusive offers on ELSA Speak Pronunciation App:

⚡️ Save 85% on ELSA PRO Membership:  https://bit.ly/ELSASave85 

⚡️ Get 7 Days Free ELSA Pro Membership: https://bit.ly/ELSA7DayTrial 

---

You might also like:

🔓 Unlock bonus episodes, transcripts & vocabulary

📹 A look inside Leonardo English membership [VIDEO]

⚡️  How To Use Podcasts Like A Boss To Learn English [GUIDE]

📧 Join the weekly newsletter

✍️ Free English Grammar Checker


---

Keywords: Learn English, idioms, aprende inglés, idiomas, aprender inglês, apprendre l'anglais, imparare l’inglese, ingilizce öğren,英語を習う, تعلم الإنجليزية

Comments 
00:00
00:00
x

0.5x

0.8x

1.0x

1.25x

1.5x

2.0x

3.0x

Sleep Timer

Off

End of Episode

5 Minutes

10 Minutes

15 Minutes

30 Minutes

45 Minutes

60 Minutes

120 Minutes

#284 | The Atomic Bomb Part 1: The Manhattan Project

#284 | The Atomic Bomb Part 1: The Manhattan Project

Leonardo English