CREATORAmerican Institute of Physics
TITLEAndrei Sakharov: Soviet Physics, Nuclear Weapons, and Human Rights
URLhttp://www.aip.org/history/sakharov/
HOMEPAGEhttp://www.aip.org
DATE PUBLISHED2005
DATE ACCESSED16 November 2016


This website provides a brief biography of famous scientist and humanitarian Andrei Sakharov. Sakharov was considered the Soviet Union’s father of the hydrogen bomb. However, he was also one of the Soviet Union’s biggest critics. He was a great scientist as well as an advocate of human rights and democracy. The site uses photographs, original texts, and other sources to relate the life of Sakharov. It also lists informative links about him.



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