Russian nuclear physicist Andrei Sakharov's legacy seems, at first, a bit paradoxical. The man who was basically responsible for the Soviet H-bomb was also celebrated for his anti-nuclear-weapons stance. Talk about internal turmoil! Luckily for the world, Sakharov landed on the right side of history.
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Written by Curiosity Staff May 16, 2017
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