ERIC Number: ED161721
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Apollo-Soyuz Pamphlet No. 5: The Earth from Orbit. Apollo-Soyuz Experiments in Space.
Page, Lou Williams; Page, Thornton
This booklet is the fifth 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 space experiments. There are numerous photographs and diagrams, as well as questions for discussion (with answers) and a glossary of terms. This pamphlet discusses observations of the earth's surface from space, aerosols that affect climate and weather on earth, and the oxygen and nitrogen in the outer atmosphere. (MA)
Descriptors: Aerospace Education, College Science, Earth Science, Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Physical Sciences, 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.