The Resource Frontiers in astronomy; : readings from Scientific American., With introductions by Owen Gingerich

Frontiers in astronomy; : readings from Scientific American., With introductions by Owen Gingerich

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Frontiers in astronomy; : readings from Scientific American.
Title
Frontiers in astronomy;
Title remainder
readings from Scientific American.
Statement of responsibility
With introductions by Owen Gingerich
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Scientific American
Dewey number
520/.8
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8HNq-3JPvE4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
QB51
LC item number
.F74
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Gingerich, Owen
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  • Astronomy
  • Astronomie
  • Sterrenkunde
Label
Frontiers in astronomy; : readings from Scientific American., With introductions by Owen Gingerich
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Publication
Note
Published in 1975 under title: New frontiers in astronomy
Bibliography note
"Biographical notes and bibliographies": p. [353]-365
Contents
The confirmation of continental drift / Hurley -- The lunar orbiter missions to the moon / Levin, Viele, and Eldrenkamp -- Radar observations of the planets / Shapiro -- The atmospheres of Mars and Venus / Eshleman -- The discover of Icarus / Richardson -- Jupiter's Great Red Spot / Hide -- The solar system beyond Neptune / Gingerich -- The solar chromosphere / Athay -- The solar wind / Parker -- Neutrinos from the sun / Bahcall -- Life outside the solar system / Huang -- The Crab Nebula / Oort -- The youngest stars / Herbig -- Dying stars / Greenstein -- Stellar populations / Burbidge and Burbidge -- The arms of the galaxy / Bok -- Interstellar grains / Greenberg -- Hydroxyl radicals in space / Robinson -- Pulsating stars and comic distances / Kraft -- Hydrogen in galaxies / Roberts -- The evolution of galaxies / Arp -- Exploding galaxies / Sandage -- Seyfert galaxies / Weymann -- X-Ray astronomy / Friedman -- The infrared sky / Neugebauer and Leighton -- Ultraviolet astronomy / Goldberg -- Pulsars / Hewish -- The Red-Shift / Sandage -- The evolutionary universe / Gamow -- The problme of the Quasi-stellar objects / Burbidge and Hoyle -- The primeval fireball / Peebles and Wilkinson -- Cosmology before and after quasars / Sciama -- The origin of galaxies / Rees and Silk
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 370 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations (part color), charts (part color), maps (part color), portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035148030
Label
Frontiers in astronomy; : readings from Scientific American., With introductions by Owen Gingerich
Link
Publication
Note
Published in 1975 under title: New frontiers in astronomy
Bibliography note
"Biographical notes and bibliographies": p. [353]-365
Contents
The confirmation of continental drift / Hurley -- The lunar orbiter missions to the moon / Levin, Viele, and Eldrenkamp -- Radar observations of the planets / Shapiro -- The atmospheres of Mars and Venus / Eshleman -- The discover of Icarus / Richardson -- Jupiter's Great Red Spot / Hide -- The solar system beyond Neptune / Gingerich -- The solar chromosphere / Athay -- The solar wind / Parker -- Neutrinos from the sun / Bahcall -- Life outside the solar system / Huang -- The Crab Nebula / Oort -- The youngest stars / Herbig -- Dying stars / Greenstein -- Stellar populations / Burbidge and Burbidge -- The arms of the galaxy / Bok -- Interstellar grains / Greenberg -- Hydroxyl radicals in space / Robinson -- Pulsating stars and comic distances / Kraft -- Hydrogen in galaxies / Roberts -- The evolution of galaxies / Arp -- Exploding galaxies / Sandage -- Seyfert galaxies / Weymann -- X-Ray astronomy / Friedman -- The infrared sky / Neugebauer and Leighton -- Ultraviolet astronomy / Goldberg -- Pulsars / Hewish -- The Red-Shift / Sandage -- The evolutionary universe / Gamow -- The problme of the Quasi-stellar objects / Burbidge and Hoyle -- The primeval fireball / Peebles and Wilkinson -- Cosmology before and after quasars / Sciama -- The origin of galaxies / Rees and Silk
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 370 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations (part color), charts (part color), maps (part color), portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035148030

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