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Physics of the solar system.

Summer Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics (4th 1970 State University of New York at Stony Brook)

Physics of the solar system.

by Summer Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics (4th 1970 State University of New York at Stony Brook)

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Published by Scientific and Technical Information Office, National Aeronautics and Space Administration; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Solar system.
    • Subjects:
    • Astrophysics.,
    • Solar system.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementEdited by S. I. Rasool. Prepared at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.
      SeriesNASA, SP-300, NASA SP ;, 300.
      ContributionsRasool, S. I., 1933- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB461 .S833 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 523 p.
      Number of Pages523
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5389039M
      LC Control Number72600107

      Get this from a library! Physics of the solar system. [S I Rasool; Hong-yee Chiu; State University of New York at Stony Brook.; Goddard Space Flight Center.; United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.;] -- "Physics of the Solar System is based on lectures given at the Fourth Summer Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics held at the State University of New York at Stony. Learn about the science behind the current exploration of the solar system in this free class. Use principles from physics, chemistry, biology, and geology to understand the latest from Mars, comprehend the outer solar system, ponder planets outside our solar system, and search for habitability in our neighborhood and beyond/5(41).

        Physics and Chemistry of the Solar System is a broad survey of the Solar System. The book discusses the general properties and environment of our planetary system, including the astronomical perspective, the general description of the solar system and of Book Edition: 1. Revise the solar system including comets and asteroids, satellites, orbital speeds and gravitational field strength with BBC Bitesize GCSE Physics.

        Physics and Chemistry of the Solar System focuses on planetary physics and chemistry. This book consists of 12 chapters. Chapters I to IV cover the general properties and environment of the planetary system. The solar system beyond Mars is elaborated in Chapters V to VIII, while the inner solar system is considered in Chapters XI to Edition: 1. For webquest or practice, print a copy of this quiz at the Physics: Solar System webquest print page. About this quiz: All the questions on this quiz are based on information that can be found at Physics: Solar System. Instructions: To take the quiz, click on the answer. The circle next to the answer will turn yellow. You can change your answer if you want.


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