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Meteor Astronomy at Home and Abroad

  • Richard TaibiEmail author
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Part of the Springer Biographies book series (SPRINGERBIOGS)

Abstract

The early to mid-1930s witnessed six loci of scientific meteor study within the USA or with American astronomers’ supervision or collaboration: Flower Observatory (American Meteor Society), Iowa’s Midwest Meteor Association, Antarctica, Harvard College Observatory in Cambridge, Massachusetts and its Arizona outpost near Lowell Observatory, and, finally, the Society for Research on Meteorites formed in 1933 at Chicago.

Keywords

Meteor Work Royal Astronomical Society Meteor Section Meteor Path International Astronomical 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Temple HillsUSA

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