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Program on nuclear weapons

Film | Accession Number: 1994.A.0037 | RG Number: RG-12.020.29

Host: Carl Sagan. Guest: George Kistiakowsky (1900-1982), designed and built the chemical charge that triggered the first nuclear explosion.
Sagan interviews Kistiakowsky about his involvement in nuclear weapons. Program discusses the history of the nuclear arms race and the "grave threat" of the human future. Kistiakowsky says that a nuclear war is probable and that only our efforts will help stop it.

Duration
00:56:31
Date
Event:  1982
Production:  1987
Language
English
Genre/Form
Documentary.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Benjamin Ferencz
 
Record last modified: 2019-12-05 21:06:25
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