The Sun and the earth: the upper atmosphere

United States, 1969

Film
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The Earth’s atmosphere is known to be a region of diversity with different characteristics at various levels. Describes the location and nature of the phenomena observed in the upper atmosphere that extends from the turbopause outward into space. Explains their importance, and provides a sampling of the techniques used in studying them.

Credits

producer

Lothar Wolff

production company

McGraw-Hill

National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)

Language

English

Duration

00:25:33:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

29971

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Atmosphere, Upper

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Earth sciences

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Science

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Space sciences

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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