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Enrico Fermi
Enrico Fermi
Enrico Fermi.
BornSeptember 29, 1901
Rome, Italy
DiedNovember 28, 1954
Chicago, Illinois
Italian-American nuclear physicist. Headed the Manhattan Project at the University of Chicago in 1942. Considered the father of the atomic bomb. Conducted the first nuclear fission reaction. Awarded the Nobel Prize for physics in 1938.

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There are two possible outcomes: If the result confirms the hypothesis, then you’ve made a measurement. If the result is contrary to the hypothesis, then you’ve made a discovery.