Alamagordo by elin o'Hara slavick

Feature: Fat Man(folded) #2 (After Matsuo Basho) by Yukiyo Kawano

Epiphany by Gabe Williams

"The Cloud of Unknowing" by Debora Greger
 -- Why did I not die at birth,
 for then I should have lain down
 and been quiet?
     I should have lain in the dirt 
      beside those who fought over it..."

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The United States dropped a plutonium bomb named "Fat Man" on the city of Nagasaki, Japan. The plutonium used in this bomb was produced in the B Reactor at Hanford, WA.


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Our Goal

To engage the public by creating a multi-disciplinary exhibit exploring elements of the nuclear age and in particular the world wide implications of the Hanford WA nuclear site.

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Exhibit News

Particles on the Wall is excited to announce upcoming exhibits!

Mobius Gallery at Cascadia College, Bothell, WA
April 14 - May 5
Opening Reception April 14,

Time TBD

The REACH Museum, Richland WA
August 9 - November 13


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In keeping with our desire to share our efforts to foster a more peaceful, healthy, and sustainable world, we offer POTW for free as an e-book or PDF file.

Particles on the Wall 2nd edition from Healthy World Press