3 Fascinating Stories from the Manhattan Project

3 Fascinating Stories from the Manhattan Project Oak Ridge, TN has a history unlike anywhere else in the world! Known as the “Secret City” during World War II, Oak Ridge was the epicenter of the Manhattan Project. To help you prepare for your visit to Oak Ridge, we are sharing three of [...]

Inside the Secret City: The Photography of Ed Westcott

Inside the Secret City: The Photography of Ed Westcott In 1944, a billboard outside of Oak Ridge, TN contained a warning from a grimacing Uncle Sam, “Loose Talk Helps Our Enemy. So, Let’s Keep Our Trap Shut.” As the principal site of the Manhattan Project, the American-led effort to develop an atomic [...]

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