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Schweickart, Rusty

Overview
Works: 35 works in 47 publications in 2 languages and 1,300 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History  Interactive multimedia  Photographs‡vfrom space  Exhibition catalogs  Art  Biography  Musical settings  Personal narratives  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Interviewee, Author of introduction, Editor
Classifications: TL789.8.U6, 363.7
Publication Timeline
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Earth days ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[This program] looks back to the dawn and development of the modern environmental movement -- from its post-war rustlings in the 1950s and the 1962 publication of Rachel Carson's incendiary bestseller 'Silent Spring' to the first wildly successful 1970 Earth Day celebration and the subsequent firestorm of political action."--Container
For all mankind by Al Reinert ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an impressionistic look at NASA's first manned flights to the moon as filmed and narrated by the astronauts who made the voyages
Planetary defense ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir Arthur C. Clarke, Apollo 9 astronaut Rusty Schweikart, and numerous scientists discuss the possibility of a catastrophic collision between Earth and another astronomical object, the evidence of past impacts, the possible effects of various collision scenarios, and what could and should be done to mount a realistic planetary defense
Toys in space ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains portions of the original NASA film during which astronauts give detailed explanations of how toys operate in the microgravity environment of the space shuttle. The footage is taken from the 51-D Discovery mission of April 1985 with Senator Jake Garn aboard and from the post flight press conference. The astronauts illustrate weightlessness, EVAs, the launching of satellites, demonstrations of equipment for medico-physical testing, and the behavior of yoyos, gyroscopes, jacks, paper airplanes, paddleball, magnetic marbles, the slinky, and other toys
Universe by United States ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the original NASA film which uses computer animation and films of actual space technology to acquaint us with our mysterious and violent universe. Explores the almost inconceivable extremes of size and time, from galaxies to subatomic particles and from cosmic events that occurred millions of years ago to microcosmic events that endure only a billionth of a second. Describes the study of the sun, the solar system, galaxies, pulsars, quasars, stages in the evolution of a star, and black holes. Projects the future of the solar system and of the universe
Reflections ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Attempts to go beyond the technological implications of man's experience in space by focusing on philosophical and spiritual feelings experienced by astronaut Rusty Schweickart
Damian Loeb : Sol - d : landscapes by Damian Loeb ( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Apollo 17 on the shoulders of giants ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the original NASA film showing the last Apollo mission. Commander Gene Cernan, command module pilot Ronald Evans, and lunar module pilot Harrison "Jack" Schmitt, who was the first geologist to walk on the Moon, landed at the Taurus-Littrow site and conducted three successful EVAs. Looking for evidence of lunar volcanoes, the astronauts collected core samples and planted experimental probes before their exciting discovery of orange soil: evidence of volcanic activity. The Apollo program played a significant role in the future of Skylab, the space shuttle program and the Apollo-Soyuz link-up
Island in space : (Dona nobis pacem) : op. 54 by Kirke Mechem ( )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fin du monde n'aura pas lieu by J. Peter Vajk ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Safety in Antarctica : report by United States Antarctic Research Program ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moving toward security : strategies to reduce California's vulnerability to energy shortages : draft overview report of the Energy Contingency Planning Committee by Emilio E Varanini ( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Skylab, second manned mission a scientific harvest ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the original NASA film showing how Skylab 2 would turn into a repair mission making way for Skylab 3's exciting scientific discoveries. Human and animal reactions to zero gravity were studied using live minnows and spiders and numerous physiological studies on the astronauts. An Apollo telescope mount recorded never-before-seen shots of the Sun. Skylab provided greater information about Earth's pollution, crop diseases, erosion and land use. Includes highlights of over 1,000 experiment hours and 3 space walks
Government behavior in an oil crisis : an analysis of the Rand energy emergency simulation ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No frames, no boundaries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Explores the "frames" of reference and man made "boundaries" that exist between nations and the current spending of $500 billion each year for armaments to defend them. Also shown is the global groundswell of grassroots and community action by people working for a world beyond war."
Moving toward security : strategies for reducing California's vulnerability to energy shortages. Appendices by California Energy Commission ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interview with John Gribbin, April 25, 1995 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recommendations of the Nuclear Power Plant Emergency Review Panel by California ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Space program & planetary consciousness by Rusty Schweickart ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Astronaut Schweickart describes the transformation he experienced in space as he realized that "we are all citizens of this planet earth" and are responsible for it
Nature and spirituality a first year experience concert : Friday, October 6, 2006 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.16 for Toys in sp ... to 1.00 for Moving tow ...)
Alternative Names
Schweickart, Russell L.
Languages
English (35)
French (1)