"It's arguably riskier for someone untrained and physically out of shape to rent a jet ski, or a bicycle, or take a swing on a rope swing out over a lake or quarry, or going skin-diving, or even simply larding it up at the buffet line on a cruise ship than it is for someone trained and experienced and physically fit."
My father, a scientist from a generation later than Einstein's, always held that they also didn't know whether the Trinity detonation might not also just "ignite our atmosphere".
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