It came just 18 days after Imperial Japan’s Emperor Hirohito announced the country would surrender.
In the aftermath of the bomb’s dropping, Feynman realised the destruction he had contributed to and fell into a deep depression.
Before the atomic bomb was dropped, Japan had slowly risen through the ranks as an imperial power.
Hiroshima: The aftermath of the atomic bomb in Hiroshima left the city flattenedIn the Thirties, the country engaged in a policy of invasion of its near territories.
Atomic bombs: Aerial images of the bombs exploding reveals the sheer energy they produced