Analysis of The Report on the Barnhouse Effect by Kurt Vonnegut
The story The Report on the Barnhouse Effect was written by Kurt Vonnegut in 1950. Only five years from the World War II passed, the Cold War began recently, and many scientists on both sides were working on developing and creation of a powerful weapon, which could have destroyed the Earth. It was the time of many scientific discoveries and technical progress. It was the time when scientists were considered almost as wizards.
The story created by Vonnegut depicts the moments of life of professor Barnhouse, the professor with unusual skills. His skills were accidentally discovered during the World