Describe the Manhattan Project and why it was so important to our country at that time.

CO1: Develop analytical and critical thinking skills through the study of the modern model of the atom

Prompt:

Describe the Manhattan Project and why it was so important to our country at that time. Describe the personalities of the scientists involved and comment on the underlying science that was being tested for the first time. Your essay should be at least 500 words with two or more academic references in APA format.