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Glenn T. Seaborg Ph.D.

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1951
National Medal of Science - Chemistry 1991

Nobel co-recipient: Edwin M. McMillan

Nuclear Chemist. Transuranium - Plutonium. Isotopes identification. Actinide concept. Atomic Bomb. Peaceful use of atomic energy. Advisor to 10 US Presidents. Swedish ancestry. Journal since age 8 yrs. Hiking.

Franck Report: "I had joined a committee of scientists who advocated the use of the atomic bomb for demonstration purposes. We hoped the enemy would see the destructive power of this weapon and immediately surrender. In June, 1945, we attempted to deliver our plan, the Franck Report, to President Truman. I don't know if he ever saw our work..."

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Title:
The Transuraniuim People: The Inside Story
Authors:
Darleane C. Hoffman, Albert Ghiorso
Editor:
Glenn Theodore Seaborg
Edition:
Illustrated
Publisher:
Imperial College Press, 2000
ISBN:
1860940870, 9781860940873
Length:
467 pages
Subjects:
Science Chemistry Inorganic
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Three pioneering investigators provide an account of discovery and investigation of nuclear and chemical properties of twenty presently known transuranium elements. Detailed personal, scientific accounts, many photos.

Arsenal of Democracy: World War II Victory Capitol Flyover [Text]. 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day. To honor the heroes who fought in the War and those on the home front who produced the tanks, ships, and aircraft that enabled the United States and its Allies to achieve victory, one of the most diverse arrays of World War II aircraft ever assembled will fly above the skies of Washington, D.C. on Friday, May 8, 2015

Arsenal of Democracy: World War II Victory Capitol Flyover.

Dozens of World War II aircraft flying in 15 historically sequenced warbird formations represent the War's major battles, from Pearl Harbor through the final air assault on Japan, and concluding with a missing man formation to "Taps."

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Name: Glenn Theodore Seaborg
Birth: 19 April 1912, Ishpeming, MI, USA
Death: 25 February 1999, Lafayette, CA, USA
Affiliation: University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries in the chemistry of the transuranium elements"
Field: nuclear chemistry
National Medal of Science - Chemistry 1991
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