Shurney, Robert E.
Most widely held works by Robert E Shurney
The Marshall Space Flight Center KC-135 Microgravity Test Program for FY 84-86 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Optical observations of unidirectional solidification in microgravity by Mary H Johnston ( Book )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Black stars in orbit ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Documents the contributions that black astronauts, astrophysicists and engineers have made to NASA and the American space exploration program. Also relates the difficulties and obstacles encountered by the first black astronauts, including racism and discrimination within the space program. A group of five black astronauts, including Ronald E. McNair, who was killed in the space shuttle Challenger explosion, talk about their backgrounds, their achievements and their aspirations. Startrek star Nichelle Nichols tells how she helped recruit black and other minority group candidates for the space program.
CVT/GPL phase II integrated testing by Robert E Shurney ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
African American astronauts African American engineers African American scientists Bluford, Guion Stewart,--1942- Exploration of outer space George C. Marshall Space Flight Center Gravity Laser interferometers Lasers in aeronautics Manned space flight McNair, Ronald E.,--1950-1986 Metallurgy Outer space United States United States.--National Aeronautics and Space Administration Weightlessness simulators