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United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration Scientific and Technical Information Branch

Overview
Works: 3,113 works in 6,712 publications in 1 language and 214,977 library holdings
Genres: History  Photographs‡vfrom space  Periodicals  Observations  Abstracts  Remote-sensing images  Bibliography 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: TL789.8.U6, 559.925
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Most widely held works by United States
Voyage to Jupiter by David Morrison ( Book )
5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Voyages to Saturn by David Morrison ( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chariots for Apollo : a history of manned lunar spacecraft by Courtney G Brooks ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chariots for Apollo has become a standard reference for all who examine the American exploration of space. The Apollo spacecraft was developed as a means of accomplishing President John F. Kennedy's 1961 commitment for the United States to reach the Moon before the end of the decade. Without this vehicle, Kennedy's goal would have been unrealizable. This book not only tells the important story of the development of the Apollo Command and Service Modules, and the people who designed and built them, but also recounts the stirring exploits of its operational life from orbital missions around Earth testing equipment to the Moon and back
Viking orbiter views of Mars by Viking Orbiter Imaging Team (U.S.) ( Book )
4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Earth photographs from Gemini VI through XII by United States ( Book )
8 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new sun : the solar results from Skylab by John A Eddy ( Book )
3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Astronautics and aeronautics ( )
in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beyond the atmosphere : early years of space science by Homer Edward Newell ( Book )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beyond the Atmosphere covers administrative and technical aspects of this subject, as well as such topics as international cooperation
Geomorphology from space : a global overview of regional landforms by United States ( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Designed for use by remote sensing science and educational communities to study landforms, this book consists of 237 plates treating geographic regions where particular landform themes are exemplified. Commentary, photographs, and locator maps accompany each plate
On Mars : exploration of the Red Planet, 1958-1978 by Edward Clinton Ezell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Generations of scientists and stargazers have studied the Red Planet and pondered its possibilities. Commissioned by NASA itself, this volume is the authoritative history of the start of the agency's explorations of our closest neighbor. It recounts the often fragile cooperation among people in government, industry, and academia, and is highlighted by dozens of photos taken by Viking cameras
Project Orion : a design study of a system for detecting extrasolar planets ( Book )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The star splitters : the High Energy Astronomy Observatories by Wallace H Tucker ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Searching the horizon : a history of Ames Research Center, 1940-1976 by Elizabeth A Muenger ( Book )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the frontier : flight research at Dryden, 1946-1981 by Richard Hallion ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an electronic version of "On the Frontier: Flight Research at Dryden, 1946-1981," published by the Scientific and Technical Information Branch of the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in Washington, D.C. Examines flight research at the Hugh L. Dryden Flight Research Center
Scientific and technical aerospace reports ( )
in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aerospace medicine and biology ( )
in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of annotated references to unclassified reports and journal articles that were introduced into the NASA scientific and technical information system and announced in Scientific and technical aerospace reports (STAR) and International aerospace abstracts (IAA)
The space shuttle at work by Howard Allaway ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Managing NASA in the Apollo era by Arnold S Levine ( Book )
4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Skylab's astronomy and space sciences by United States ( Book )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The impact of science on society by James Burke ( Book )
4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Scientific and Technical Information Office

Etats-Unis, National aeronautics and space administration, Scientific and technical information branch
Etats-Unis, National aeronautics and space administration, Scientific and technical information office
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Office of Scientific and Technical Information
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Scientific and Technical Information Division
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Scientific and Technical Information Office
United States Office of Scientific and Technical Information
United States Scientific and Technical Information Division
United States Scientific and Technical Information Office
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English (91)