Born: 5 May 1889 in Vitry-le-François, Marne, France
Died: 3 Oct 1914 in Rouvroy, near Lens, France
He is known for the Gâteaux derivative.
Does a nation want its best young minds fighting a war?
Switch to 1940.
Oppenhiemer, Fermi, and others are working on the Manhattan project.
What effect would an early death have had on history?
Maybe the invasion of Japan would have cost 500,000 more deaths.
Maybe the USSR gets the atomic bomb first.
Who are the top scientists?
Where do they work?
More importantly, what is the security to prevent an accidental death.
Perhaps this should be changed.