Science and the Soul: J. Robert Oppenheimer and "Doctor Atomic"

12/26/2005; 58 minutes

Celebrating San Francisco Opera's world premiere of Doctor Atomic, this symposium brings together composer John Adams, director Peter Sellars, and UC Berkeley's Marvin Cohen and Mark Richards to explore J. Robert Oppenheimer's role in the creation of the first atomic bomb and examines the historical, scientific, and musical background of "Doctor Atomic."
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