Accession Number:

ADA159558

Title:

The Earth's Atmosphere: Ideas Old and New.

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.,

Corporate Author:

ROYAL AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENT FARNBOROUGH (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

42.0

Abstract:

This is the written version of the Milne Lecture for 1984, delivered at the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, on 1 November 1984. It offers a superficial survey of the modern view of the Earths atmosphere, followed by samplings of past ideas between BC 350 and AD 1925.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE