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|Statement||by R.S. Eaton, H.S. Jackson and C.R. Buxton.|
|Contributions||Jackson, H. S., Buxton, C. R.|
Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck, ForMemRS (German: ; English: / ˈ p l æ ŋ k /; 23 April – 4 October ) was a German theoretical physicist whose discovery of energy quanta won him the Nobel Prize in Physics in Planck made many contributions to theoretical physics, but his fame as a physicist rests primarily on his role as the originator of quantum theory, which revolutionized Doctoral advisor: Alexander von Brill, Gustav . Smart News Keeping you current Why the U.S. Government Brought Nazi Scientists to America After World War II As the war came to a close, the U.S. government was itching to get ahold of the German. The German Genius is a virtuoso cultural history of German ideas and influence, from to the present day, by acclaimed historian Peter Watson (Making of the Modern Mind, Ideas).From Bach, Goethe, and Schopenhauer to Nietzsche, Freud, and Einstein, from the arts and humanities to science and philosophy, The German Genius is a lively and accessible review of over years of German Cited by: During this period, with an aim of exploiting their knowledge, thousands of German scientists, engineers and doctors – many of them former Nazis and guilty of war crimes - were brought to the US under ‘Operation Paperclip’ to aid America in the arms race as well as deny their knowledge to the Soviets. This book tells the story of many Reviews:
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Operation Paperclip was a secret program of the Joint Intelligence Objectives Agency (JIOA) largely carried out by special agents of Army CIC, in which more than 1, German scientists, engineers, and technicians, such as Wernher von Braun and his V-2 rocket team, were taken from Germany to the United States, for U.S. government employment, primarily between and In December , for instance, American atomic scientists devised “an elaborate and ruthless plan” to kidnap German physicist Werner Heisenberg. Norway’s stock of heavy water and the Norsk Hydro plant that produced it were the target of three separate commando raids, as well as an attack by B bombers, between October and. The German “Sun Gun” was to be a concave mirror one mile in diameter, launched into space and used to reflect and focus light from the sun onto a point on the Earth. Based on the theoretical work of German scientist Herman Oberth, it later was worked on by Nazi researchers looking for a magical weapon to turn the tide of the war. Georgius Agricola, (Latin), German Georg Bauer, (born Ma , Glauchau, Saxony [Germany]—died Novem , Chemnitz), German scholar and scientist known as “the father of mineralogy.”While a highly educated classicist and humanist, well regarded by scholars of his own and later times, he was yet singularly independent of the theories of ancient authorities.