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History of the United States
What is the technology behind the atomic bomb?
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How was the atomic bomb a big advance in technology?
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Which technology was a product of the arms race following World War 2?
Which is more powerful an atomic bomb or a nuclear bomb?
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What is the difference between an atom bomb and an atomic bomb?
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How did technology affect the way the war was fought?
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Is an atomic bomb biotechnology?
biology An atomic bomb is a result of a fission reaction which is pure physics. However, the results of an atomic bomb explosion releases a tremendous amount of energy including a great amount of radiation which can cause radiation burns and affect genetic material possibly causing mutations. In that sense we can say that atomic bomb technology affects biology and therefore can be called biotechnology.
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Where was the atomic bomb made?
The atomic bomb was created in Los Alamos, New Mexico. many people may think that it was made in New York because the project behind the building of the atomic bomb was called the Manhattan Project. it is called this because it is named after the location of Columbia University that held much of the early research for the nuclear program. Today there is a museum of the atomic bomb in Los Alamos, New Mexico where you can visit and learn more about the atomic bomb.