- "What we're looking at is a design for a fast-neutron reactor. They built one like it in Los Alamos last year, which at full power could generate 25 kilowatts."
- ―Jason Wilkes
Los Alamos is a city located in the state of New Mexico.
Howard Stark stated his desire to rename Project Rebirth as the "Brooklyn Project", paralleling Oppenheimer's Manhattan Project in Los Alamos. Coincidentally, Stark was later involved in the Manhattan Project.
In 1946, a reactor similar to a fast-neutron reactor was built in Los Alamos.
- Los Alamos translates into "The Cottonwoods" in Spanish.