It ended in 1942 with the creation of 'big, or post-modern' science which began when Enrico Fermi's atomic pile
, crucial in the race to discover an atomic bomb before Hitler did so, 'went critical for the first time'.
She opens her concert sporting an atomic pile
of nuclear-red cuffs, a tonsorial symbol, if you will, of armageddon.
Uranium and uranium oxide were piled up in combination with graphite blocks in a structure called an atomic pile
Visitors also can see a model of CP-1, the atomic pile
that created the first sustained, controlled nuclear chain reaction at the University of Chicago.
1 atomic pile
building the Queen saw the four charging motors - painted in pastel shades of blue, green, yellow and pink - controlling the pounds 2-m worth of uranium rods which inserted in the graphite pile were producing an intense heat in the atomic furnace.