John Wheeler, American physicist

John Wheeler, American physicist

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Credit: EMILIO SEGRE VISUAL ARCHIVES/AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF PHYSICS/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

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Caption: John Wheeler (1911-2008), American theoretical physicist, next to busts of Albert Einstein (centre) and Niels Bohr (right), both of whom he worked with. Wheeler is most famous for coining the term "black hole". He was also a pioneer in the theory of nuclear fission, and worked on the Manhattan Project, which developed the atom bomb during World War II.

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