The Shape of the Earth

United States, 1960

Film
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Deals not only with the shape of the earth but also with such closely related physical properties as its size, rotation rate and its shift relative to its axis of rotation.

Credits

producer

Lothar Wolff

production company

McGraw-Hill Films

Language

English

Duration

00:28:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

28441

Subject categories

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Earth

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Earth - Rotation

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Astronomy

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Earth

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Earth - Rotation

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Planets

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Science

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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