Reference numberMDA/A/12/6
TitleLetter from Loughnan St Lawrence to Robert Robinson, The Engineer', 28 Essex Street, Strand
Date10 January 1946
DescriptionRequests Royal Society to pronounce decision on whether "Nuclear" or "Atomic" energy is 'proper title for the "new" energy' so 'The Engineer' does not misuse a term.

The advantage in adopting Nuclear Energy is that Atomic Energy would then be left for the energy of chemical re-action.
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