ERIC Number: ED152540
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Skylab Explores the Earth.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
This book describes the Skylab 4 Earth Explorations Project. Photographs of the earth taken by the Skylab astronauts are reproduced here and accompanied by an analytical and explanatory text. Some of the geological and geographical topics covered are: (1) global tectonics - some geological analyses of observations and photographs from Skylab; (2) Skylab 4 observations of volcanoes; (3) cultural features imaged and observed from Skylab 4; (4) vegetation patterns; and (5) visual observations of the ocean. (BB)
Descriptors: Earth Science, Geology, Geophysics, Observation, Oceanography, Photographs, Physical Geography, Physical Sciences, Science Education, Space Sciences
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock Number 033-000-00674-8, No price quoted)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.