Robert J. Moon: Science and Morality
February 14, 2011 • 6:21PM

February 14, 2011 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Robert J. Moon (1911-1989), an important figure in 20th century nuclear science, and a close collaborator of the LaRouche movement. Oyang Teng interviews Larry Hecht, Editor of 21st Century Science & Technology magazine, on Moon's involvement in America's wartime Manhattan Project, his role as a founding member of the Fusion Energy Foundation, and his pioneering work on the fundamental structure of the atomic nucleus.

For additional reference material:

1.) Articles related to the Moon model of the nucleus.

2.) “The Continuing Legacy of Dr. Robert J. Moon,” Fall 2004 commemorative issue of of 21st Century Science & Technology magazine, available by mail order.