Quotes of atomic

  1. World War II, the atomic bomb, the Cold War, made it hard for Americans to continue their optimism. – Stephen Ambrose
  2. The elements, if arranged according to their atomic weights, exhibit an apparent periodicity of properties. – Dmitri Mendeleev
  3. We must expect the discovery of many as yet unknown elements -for example, elements analogous to aluminum and silicon- whose atomic weight would be between 65 and 75. – Dmitri Mendeleev
  4. My piece in One World or None was the description of the effect of a single atomic bomb on New York City. – Philip Morrison
  5. The atomic bomb made the prospect of future war unendurable. It has led us up those last few steps to the mountain pass; and beyond there is a different country. – J. Robert Oppenheimer
  6. When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and you argue about what to do about it only after you have had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb. – J. Robert Oppenheimer
  7. Some think the worst horrors of war might be avoided by an international agreement not to use atomic bombs. This is a vain hope. – John Boyd Orr
  8. One has to look out for engineers- they begin with sewing machines and end up with the atomic bomb. – Marcel Pagnol
  9. Morally, the world is both better and worse than it was. We are worse off than in the middle ages, or the 17th and 18th centuries, in that we have the atomic menace. – Pierre Schaeffer
  10. One effect could be that the huge atomic arsenal created in the cold war could be reduced significantly. – Gerhard Schroder
  11. Thus at the beginning of 1906 it seemed to be established that the emitters of the spectral series of chemical elements are their positive atomic ions. – Johannes Stark
  12. We can in fact first place the beam of rays of moving positive atomic ions in a plane perpendicular to the axis in which we see the spectral lines emitted by them. – Johannes Stark
  13. We had news this morning of another successful atomic bomb being dropped on Nagasaki. These two heavy blows have fallen in quick succession upon the Japanese and there will be quite a little space before we intend to drop another. – Henry L. Stimson
  14. Dropping those atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki was a war crime. – George Wald
  15. The only use for an atomic bomb is to keep somebody else from using one. – George Wald

Usage examples for atomic

  1. But on Xlarbti, which is composed entirely of Sthalreh, your atomic nature and physical constitution are so different from ours that they were unaffected by the energy that ordinarily transports objects here." – Raiders of the Universes by Donald Wandrei
  2. With atomic engines and the new, low- mass shielding, fuel quantity was a problem of dollars only- and none had been spared for this voyage. – Fly By Night by Arthur Dekker Savage
  3. While mere weight and brawn are not everything, I yet tremble to consider what may happen to the slight, atomic youth who will oppose him. – The Turner Twins by Ralph Henry Barbour
  4. And if you'll promise to keep this thing as close a secret as you would some information about atomic energy, I'll go to bed and let you settle your personal problems in private. – The Fourth R by George Oliver Smith
  5. They thread gigantic, the star- flung spaces; they creep, atomic beneath the microscope's peering eye. – The Metal Monster by A. Merritt
  6. In accordance with the Atomic Energy Act of 1946, the Commission established under that law is assuming full jurisdiction over domestic atomic energy enterprise. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. Only two of our senses make us acquainted with matter in a state which may be said to approach the atomic smell and taste. – The Breath of Life by John Burroughs
  8. In Dirrul's mind a tumult of facts trembled on the verge of a startling new order- the atomic structure of all energy and the black saucer of the galaxy. – The Instant of Now by Irving E. Cox, Jr.
  9. The atomic facts which we come to know in this way are the facts of sense- perception; at any rate, the facts of sense- perception are those which we most obviously and certainly come to know in this way. – Our Knowledge of the External World as a Field for Scientific Method in Philosophy by Bertrand Russell
  10. That old Amazing Stories is long since gone; the magazine of the same name today is as different as the times today are different from the world of 1930. Science- fiction was new, in 1930; atomic energy was a dream we believed in, and space- travel was something we tried to understand better. – The Black Star Passes by John W Campbell
  11. " It happens that our new atomic powered submarines are conducting manuevers in this area. – The Wailing Octopus by Harold Leland Goodwin
  12. Well, as a race, so did we until only a few centuries pre- atomic – Oomphel in the Sky by Henry Beam Piper
  13. A single atomic bomb and a half dozen tubes of rocket fuel remained. – Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet by Harold Leland Goodwin
  14. Short of an atomic torch, there wasn't any way to get into it. – Tangle Hold by F. L. Wallace
  15. The electric force keeps the atoms always moving; the magnetic force keeps them or would keep them in atomic balance, or at rest, but electricity keeps magnetism always on the alert, and between the action of the two, or attraction and repulsion, all visible forms are evolved and dissolved. – The Universe a Vast Electric Organism by George Woodward Warder
  16. We can no longer attack them with our atomic hydrogen blast, or with the gas- both are useless unless we can get close to them, and we can't come within ten miles of them now. – The Black Star Passes by John W Campbell
  17. There'd been two attempts to blast it with atomic bombs. – Space Tug by Murray Leinster
  18. These visitors of mine had their atomic bomb, or whatever their equivalent was on their own worlds, and survived it, because they didn't give up. – Youth by Isaac Asimov
  19. Perhaps- Coburn's nails bit into his palms when this was suggested- perhaps this was a proposal to let the Invaders examine an atomic bomb, American- style. – The Invaders by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  20. What's he think this is, the First Century Pre- Atomic – Four-Day Planet by Henry Beam Piper

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