The Bomb


The Bomb


Critic Rating

After Oppenheimer’s success at the Oscars, delve into the wider story of the atomic bomb. Told through the scientists and spies who changed history. Season 1 follows the scientist who discovers the destructive possibilities of harnessing nuclear power. It leads to the race to beat the Nazis to the first atomic bomb. Season 2 tells of a brilliant scientist who lives a double life, stealing atomic secrets for the Soviet Union. Season 3 is coming soon.

Critic Reviews

Score: 4.9

Miranda Sawyer • The Guardian Aug 8, 2020

"The Bomb is well told, satisfyingly paced, nicely scripted. As you get older, you understand that what-iffery leads to madness, but it’s used nicely here, and this is an excellent podcast so far. …"

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