Faust and the Physicists

By P D Smith “the point is…this is exactly what happened in Vietnam…a technological solution to a human problem…” – Joe Penhall, Landscape with Weapon (2007) If you were a physicist in the 1920s and 30s, all roads led to Copenhagen’s Blegdamsvej 15. This was where Niels Bohr’s Institute of Theoretical Physics was located. The…