I am hypnotized by this giant-headed mystery woman who helped make the atomic bomb

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Nuclear historian Alex Wellerstein has made something chilling and beautiful. He took all of the badge photos of the people who devised the atomic bomb during World War II at Los Alamos, and he built a mosaic.

The badges are an amazing piece of history, but with this mosaic, they’ve been turned into something functional. You can actually see the name of each individual at the bottom as you move your cursor over the pictures. But you know what’s even more striking?

This woman.

Mary T. Healy.

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