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Teller–Ulam Design - History - British Developments
... In 1954 work began at Aldermaston to develop the British fusion bomb, with Sir William Penney in charge of the project ... British knowledge on how to make a thermonuclear fusion bomb was rudimentary, and at the time the United States was not exchanging any nuclear knowledge because of the ... were greatly delayed in developing the fusion bomb, it would be replaced by an extremely large fission bomb ...

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