What Does The Secret Town Called Oak Ridge Have To Do With Thom Yorke? This.

In 1942, as part of the Manhattan Project, the U.S. government acquired nearly 70,000 acres of land in Eastern Tennessee and established a secret town called Oak Ridge. At its height in 1945, over 75,000 people lived and worked in Oak Ridge with a primary focus on nuclear materials research and production.

You know who knows this town? Thom Yorke. He named his recent band after this truck situated in the heart of the population.

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