Thin Man and Fat Man. The "Thin Man" was a long, thin device and its name came from the Dashiell Hammett detective novel and series of movies about The Thin Man. Little Boy was named by others as an allusion to Thin Man, since it was based on its design. Manhattan Project Because uranium was known to be fissionable, it was the first material pursued in the approach to bomb development. As the first design developed as well as the first deployed for combat , it is sometimes known as the Mark I. Francis Birch left assembles the bomb while physicist Norman Ramsey watches.
Authorities in Phoenix say year-old Armando Rendon squeezed a two-month-old child's head so hard, the skull fractured. Read more Phoenix police say Edward Gomez bit off another man's ear during an argument and "was holding part of his left ear in his hand" when officers arrived. Marshals have arrested year-old Garrick Bloom who was wanted on counts of child rape in Pennsylvania. Police say year-old Kiana Champagne Fletcher was arrested for outstanding warrants when she barked at a police dog during a traffic stop. Authorities say year-old Melinda Smith and year-old Jason Whitney, who both work in the adult film industry, were arrested for sexually abusing a child under the age of 10 over the course of four months. Ares Adle, 14, is accused of killing his aunt in Sun Lakes. Authorities say Adle will be charged as an adult.