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Niels Bohr


Bohr worked on the Manhattan project to create the atomic bomb.
  Danish physicist who studied atomic structure and quantum mechanics; the Bohr theory of the atom accounted for the spectrum of hydrogen (1885-1962)
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  • Bohr worked on the Manhattan project to create the atomic bomb.
  • Here is another example for you: the Danish nuclear physicist Niels Bohr is said to have told a story about Newton’s having a horseshoe over his front door.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • Niels Bohr, who, like our own Norwegian poet Vinje, was known for his ambivalence, once said: There are two kinds of truths.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Niels Bohr [8] , Einstein [2] , Stephen Hawking [4] , Max Planck [8] , Marie Curie [9]
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