The Apocalypse Factory
Steve Olson provided a history of the Hanford Nuclear Power Plant that was constructed in eastern Washington State in 1943 and manufactured the plutonium for the bomb that was dropped on Nagasaki. This was a virtual event hosted by Town Hall Seattle.
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Kathleen Flenniken Author
Wier Harman Executive Director Town Hall Seattle
Steve Olson Author
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