robert oppenheimer time magazine cover

Nuclear physicist, Robert Oppenheimer ロバート・オッペンハイマー, on the cover of Time magazine, June 14, 1954. Oppenheimer would become the subject of John Adams’ opera, “Doctor Atomic”. Per Wikipedia, “the work focuses on the great stress and anxiety experienced by those at Los Alamos while the test of the first atomic bomb (the “Trinity” test) was being prepared.” See: This is a soul shake これを魂振りという: Doctor Atomic Symphony & Symphony No. 6 “Hiroshima”

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