Italian physicist regarded as the "Father of the nuclear age" and the "Architect of the atomic bomb". He received the 1938 Nobel Prize in Physics for his research on inducing radioactivity by neutron bombardment. Fermi also discovered transuranic elements and made several significant contributions to the development of particle physics, quantum theory and statistical mechanics. Additionally, he was the creator of the world’s first nuclear reactor.
The record for the maximum number of tweets in a second is 143,199. This happened on 3rd August 2013 in Japan when "Castle in the Sky", an animated movie, was being aired on TV. Fans tweeted the word "balse" at the exact time it appeared in the movie. [more...]