Accession Number:

AD0621241

Title:

PROBLEMS RELATED TO INTERPLANETARY MATTER.

Descriptive Note:

Nuclear Science Series.

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES-NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON D C COMMITTEE ON NUCLEAR SCIENCE

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Report Date:

1961-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

115.0

Abstract:

CONTENTS The origin of the solar system Comments on the time dependence of nucleo-synthesis Xenon in stone meteorites Primordial argon and neon in stone meteorites Cosmic ray ages of iron meteorites Argon-37, Argon-39 and tritium in recent meteorite falls The distribution of rare gases in iron meteorites Cosmic ray production of radioactive nuclides in iron meteorites Cosmogenic nuclides in the hamlet meteorite The high energy cosmic ray spectrum Lower energy cosmic rays and the solar cycle On the geophysical and geonuclear significance of the earths radiation belts Micrometeorite studies from earth satellites Exploration of the moon and planets Diamonds in meteorites Heavy-element activation analyses of meteorites Strontium and rubidium in stone meteorites Secular changes in the concentration of atmospheric radiocarbon Radium-uranium age determinations on marine shells and Oxygen isotope measurements in glacial ice.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE