Resource A Pulsar Discovery

From
USA
Subjects
20th century
Astronomy and cosmology
Jon Cocke
Michael Disney
Morrison and Philip
Pulsars
Stars; stellar astronomy
Alternative Names
  • 20222 (WHSO Record Number)
Website
http://www.aip.org/history/mod/pulsar/pulsar1/01.html
Categories

Summary

This exhibit portrays the discovery of pulsars through the eyes of Philip Morrison, Jon Cocke, and Michael Disney. The audio recordings were taken at different times by different individuals, and have been edited in order to form a coherent narrative of events and characters.

WHSO Record Created By: Margaret Gaida