29 November 1946
Vol 104, Issue 2709

About The Cover

Members of the Emergency Committee of Atomic Scientists at a meeting in Princeton, 17 October. The Committee is considering means of raising $1,000,000 to conduct an educational campaign on the social implications of our new knowledge of nuclear energy.

Left to right, seated, Harold C. Urey, University of Chicago; Albert Einstein, Institute for Advanced Study; Selig Hecht, Columbia University; standing, Victor F. Weisskopf, M.I.T.; Leo S. Szilard, University of Chicago; Hans A. Bethe, Cornell University; Thorfin R. Hogness, University of Chicago, and Philip M. Morse, on leave from M.I.T.