Robert Del Tredici - At Work in the Fields of the Bomb
47. Sam Cohen, Father of the Neutron Bomb
Beverly Hills, California, December 6, 1984. Sam Cohen designed the neutron bomb to produce a minimum of explosive blast and a maximum of radiation.
"On a surface level, I've rationalized my fascination with nuclear weapons by saying it's important for the security of my country, and so there are no qualms to be had. If I went down another level in my psyche, I wouldn't know what to say-I've done it because I wanted to."
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