Nuclear Age22 January 2013
Source: The Daily Reflector Image Collection East Carolina MC #741.28.f.45
Staff Person: Dale Sauter
Description: Over seventy years ago, on December 2, 1942, the first self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction was initiated. For more details, see the source link http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chicago_Pile-1
This week’s staff pick is a reminder of the public’s awareness and fear after the start of the nuclear age.