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political legacy of the International Geophysical Year.

Harold Bullis

political legacy of the International Geophysical Year.

by Harold Bullis

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • International Geophysical Year, 1957-1958 -- United States.,
    • Geophysics -- International cooperation.,
    • World politics -- 1955-1965.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPrepared for the Subcommittee on National Security Policy and Scientific Developments of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives. November 1973.
      SeriesScience, technology, and American diplomacy
      ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on National Security Policy and Scientific Developments., Library of Congress. Science Policy Research Division.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQC801.3 .B84
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 64 p.
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5165709M
      LC Control Number74600648

      This book began as a wish to tell the story of the men—military and civilian—who planned, built, and helped operate the network of facilities in Antarctica that were established to support scientists during the International Geophysical Year (IGY), scheduled to begin in mid Deep Freeze: The United States, the International Geophysical Year, and the Origins of Antarctica's Age of Science and political cultures, science prospers today and peace endures. the people of Deep Freeze and the IGY brought about a legacy of discovery that continues today and that helps us to understand both Antarctica and the forces /5(13).

      Assault on the unknown: the historical and political geographies of the International Geophysical Year () Article in Journal of Historical Geography 34(4) October with 68 Reads. The United States, the International Geophysical Year, and the Origins of Antarctica's Age of Science "[A] highly informative and readable narrative account of perhaps the single most striking international scientific endeavor of the twentieth century [A] signal contribution to the sl.

      The International Geophysical Year Photo Gallery Vanguard SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY. Books: Baker, David. The Rocket. London: New Cavendish Books, Bilstein The Heavens and the Earth: A Political History of the Space Age. New York: Basic Books, Inc.,   " Clement J. Zablocki, ‘Foreword’, in Harold Bullis, The political legacy of the International Geophysical Year (Washington DC: US Government Printing Office, ). 44 " Korsmo, ‘The genesis of the International Geophysical Year’.Author: Mai'a K. Davis Cross.


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Political legacy of the International Geophysical Year by Harold Bullis Download PDF EPUB FB2

The political legacy of the International Geophysical Year [microform] / By Harold. Bullis, Library of Congress. Science Policy Research Division and United States.

International Geophysical Year. roundings. This endeavor, the International Geophysical Year (IGY), has succeeded in marshalling amicable international cooperation, even in a period of sharp political unrest.

It has amassed a monumental body of data about the earth and the heavens ; complete analysis of this data will take years of research even with the help of high-speed.

See also Harold Bullis, The Political Legacy of the International Geophysical Year, Prepared for the Subcommittee on National Security Policy and Scientific Developments of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, U.S.

House of Representatives (Washington, D.C.: Cited by: 2. This paper considers some of the Canadian scientific and political responses to the International Geophysical Year (IGY) – Histories of the IGY have hitherto often concentrated on scientific activity in Antarctica and advances in satellite technology, made manifest in the Soviet launch of by:   Abstract.

The International Geophysical Year (IGY) of – was an extraordinary achievement in the midst of the Cold War. Thousands of scientists from 65 countries were engaged in international collaboration for the purpose of expanding knowledge about the earth and outer space.

1 The United States and the Soviet Union, despite crises in Berlin, Hungary and Korea alongside Cited by: 4. Available to view before and after the talk, an exhibition on the International Geophysical Year, The Year that Made Antarctica.

# Monday 28th Novemberpm - Speaker to be confirmed Session 8 - IGY's political legacy. This chapter, written soon after the publication of the then highly exciting news that the United States and the Soviet Union were both going to launch the world’s first artificial earth satellites as part of their programmes for the International Geophysical Year (1 July –1 December ), examines some of the international law problems which the forthcoming space age was likely to.

Canada and the International Geophysical Year, – The International Geophysical Year (IGY), which ran between June and Decemberinvolved participants from over sixty nations ranging across the earth and environmental sciences. 13 The IGY emerged out of proposals for a Third International Polar Year by American scientist Lloyd Berkner.

14 The Executive Committee of the UN Cited by:   The Legacy of the International Polar Years and the International Geophysical Year Posted on J by launiusr I have been participating in a workshop organized by the National Academies with the subject, “Legacies and Lessons of International Polar Year ”.

Deep Freeze: The United States, the International Geophysical Year, and the Origins of Antarctica's Age of Science Paperback and political cultures, science prospers today and peace endures.

the people of Deep Freeze and the IGY brought about a legacy of discovery that continues today and that helps us to understand both Antarctica and Cited by: With the International Geophysical Year (IGY) in –58, the present scale of scientific investigation of Antarctica began, and on December 1,the twelve countries that were active in Antarctica during the IGY signed the Antarctic Treaty.

This treaty, which was an unprecedented landmark in. Decem saw the end of the great enterprise of geophysical and solar observation known as the International Geophysical Year (IGY). As it began on July 1,the “Year” was of generous length, eighteen months.

The scope of the enterprise was immense, and its success was by: 1. Science, technology, and American diplomacy: the political legacy of the International Geophysical Year: prepared for the Subcommittee on National Security Policy and Scientific Developments of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, U.S.

House of Representatives. The Heavens and the Earth, a seminal contribution to the under­ standing of the political history of the space era, author Walter A. McDougall creates a and the International Geophysical Year.

one of the more ubiquitous followers of the former Soviet space program, wrote in his landmark book Red Star In Orbit: In the light of Author: Asif A. Siddiqi. It is a broadening of the concept "geophysical," extending the connections from the Earth to the Sun & interplanetary space.

On the 50th anniversary of the International Geophysical Year, the IHY activities will build on the success of IGY by continuing its legacy of system-sides studies of the extended heliophysical domain.

The International Geophysical Year (IGY), Overview. The International Geophysical Year (IGY) was prompted by a lack of concise data about Earth and its land, oceans, and atmosphere.

Post-World War II technology had become available to launch a worldwide research effort to solve questions concerning the physical processes, patterns, and cycles of the forces of nature—the geophysics of. Year of Discovery (Ann Arbor: Univ.

Michigan Press, ); and J. Tuzo Wilson, IGY: The Year of the New Moons (New York: Knopf, ). Consideration of the political aspects of the IGY can be found in Harold Bullis, The Political Legacy of the International Geophysical Year (Washington, D.C.: U.S.

Government Printing. Harold Bullis has written: 'The political legacy of the International Geophysical Year' -- subject(s): Geophysics, International Geophysical Year,International cooperation, World. Rockets, Radar, and Computers: The International Geophysical Year. The International Geophysical Year (IGY) was an international effort to coordinate the collection of geophysical data from around the world.

It marked the beginning of a new era of scientific discovery at a time when many innovative technologies were appearing. A History of the European Space Agency – Volume I The story of ESRO and ELDO, - by Title: SP – A History of the European Space Agency, – (Vol. 1 - ESRO and ELDO, - ) Published by: ESA Publications Division I.3 The International Geophysical Year.

Science, sovereignty and nation: Canada and the legacy of the International Geophysical Year, – Article in Journal of Historical Geography 34(4) October with 20 ReadsAuthor: Richard C. Powell.It was not until the International Geophysical Year (–) that investigations on Antarctic lakes began to take off.

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