ERIC Number: ED161718
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Apollo-Soyuz Pamphlet No. 2: X-Rays, Gamma-Rays. Apollo-Soyuz Experiments in Space.
Page, Lou Williams; Page, Thornton
This booklet is the second in a series of nine that describe the Apollo-Soyuz mission and experiments. This set is designed as a curriculum supplement for high school and college teachers, supervisors, curriculum specialists, textbook writers, and the general public. These booklets provide sources of ideas, examples of the scientific method, references to standard textbooks, and descriptions of the space experiments. There are numerous illustrations, as well as questions for discussion (with answers) and a glossary of terms. College and high school teachers nationwide have reviewed the series. This particular booklet discusses high-energy radiation, X-ray and gamma-ray sources in space, X-ray spectra of cosmic sources, and gamma-ray detectors and nuclear reactors in a spacecraft. (MA)
Descriptors: Aerospace Education, College Science, Earth Science, Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Physics, Science Education, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science, Space Sciences, Supplementary Reading Materials, Textbooks
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock No. 033-800-00688-8; Available in sets only - $10.00)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.