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Record #163778:

Cosmic ray observations at Macquarie Island in the 1940s and 1950s / K.B. Fenton.

Title: Cosmic ray observations at Macquarie Island in the 1940s and 1950s / K.B. Fenton.
Author(s): Fenton, K. B.
Date: 2000.
In: ANARE Research Notes. (2000.), Vol. 102 (2000)
Abstract: Gives brief outline of original objectives of cosmic ray programme at Macquarie Island from 1948-59, and describes difficulties encountered in carrying them out and main findings, with particular reference to 1950-51 season. Includes observations of aurora australis in 1950-51; balloon flights in early 1960s; and personal account of events at Macquarie Island. In special edition 50 years of cosmic ray research in Tasmania.
Notes:

ANARE Research Notes. Vol. 102 :31-56 (2000).

Keywords: 52 -- Astronomy.
524.1 -- Cosmic rays.
551.594.5 -- Aurora, airglow.
92 -- Biographies: Fenton/K.B.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1947- Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1950-51 ANARE.
A -- Geophysical sciences (general).
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*74) -- Australian Antarctic Territory.
(*78) -- Sub-Antarctic islands.
(*786) -- Macquarie Island.
SPRI record no.: 163778

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