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Meteors

Artist:
André Masson, French, b. Balagny–sur–Thérain, 1896–1987  Search this
Medium:
Gouache and sand on paper
Dimensions:
21 5/8 X 29 1/2 IN. (54.7 X 74.4 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1955
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.3387
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Surrealism (European)
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.3387

Observations of simulated meteors

Author:
McCrosky, Richard E.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1961
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_76684

Orbital elements of meteors

Author:
Southworth, Richard B.  Search this
Hawkins, Gerald S.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1961
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_76678

Orbital elements of photographic meteors

Author:
McCrosky, Richard E.  Search this
Posen, Annette  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1961
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_76677

The velocity of faint meteors

Author:
Hawkins, Gerald S.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1964
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_76699

Record Unit 548, National Museum of Natural History Division of Meteorites Folder: Australia - Miscellaneous

Author:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Meteorites  Search this
Subject:
Clarke, Roy S., Jr  Search this
Mason, Brian Harold 1917-  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Documents: 54; Color: Black and White and Color; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Paper
Place:
Australia
Date:
1976-1977
Topic:
Meteorites  Search this
International correspondence  Search this
Letters  Search this
Meteors  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2015-000265 through SIA2015-000333
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14300
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On the luminous efficiency of meteors

Author:
Verniani, Franco  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1965
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_76700

Papers on reduction methods for photographic meteors

Author:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1957
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_76656

Precision orbits of 413 photographic meteors

Author:
Whipple, Fred L.  Search this
Jacchia, Luigi G.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1961
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_76679

AIGA Program Announcment: Meteors and Metaphors

Designer:
Gretchen Frederick  Search this
Client:
American Institute of Graphic Arts, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph on white wove paper
Type:
graphic design
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Date:
1990–91
Credit Line:
Gift of Ken Friedman
Accession Number:
1997-19-208
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1997-19-208

Discrete levels of beginning height of meteors in streams: Yet another stream search among 2401 photographic meteors

Author:
Cook, Allan F.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1973
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_76714
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A Smithsonian Expert Breaks Down the Science of Meteors

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 15 Feb 2013 16:49:57 +0000
Topic:
Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_5d70203efdd292a0e5daefe8f2f7a5b1

The Ancient Egyptians Had Iron Because They Harvested Fallen Meteors

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 30 May 2013 17:02:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_e24f20582b8e09f7d7b96798ce600c77

On two parameters used in the physical theory of meteors

Author:
Jacchia, Luigi G.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1958
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_76662

A criterion for the mode of ablation in stone meteors

Author:
Cook, Allan F.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1963
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_76680

The statistics of meteors in the earth's atmosphere

Author:
Southworth, Richard B.  Search this
Hawkins, Gerald S.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1958
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_76664

Record Unit 548, National Museum of Natural History Division of Meteorites Folder: India - Miscellaneous

Author:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Meteorites  Search this
Subject:
Clarke, Roy S., Jr  Search this
Mason, Brian Harold 1917-  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Documents: 54; Color: Black and White and Color; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Paper
Place:
India
Date:
1970-1977
Topic:
Meteors  Search this
Meteorites  Search this
International correspondence  Search this
Letters  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2015-000193 through SIA2015-000264
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14301
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Meteor trains

Author:
Hughes, Robert F.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1959
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_76674

A method of reaching extreme altitudes [manuscript], approximately 1919 / R.H. Goddard

Author:
Goddard, Robert Hutchings 1882-1945  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Former owner:
National Air Museum (U.S.) Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (iv, 80 leaves, [15] leaves of plates) : ill., ports. ; 29 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1919
Topic:
Rockets (Aeronautics)  Search this
Rockets (Aeronautics)--Fuel  Search this
Rockets (Aeronautics)--Nozzles  Search this
Rocketry--Research  Search this
Atmosphere, Upper  Search this
Call number:
TL782 .G63 1919
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_918318
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Le Meteore

Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: printed by engraved roller on plain weave
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
Alsace, France
Date:
ca. 1840
Credit Line:
Bequest of Elinor Merrell
Accession Number:
1995-50-168
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1995-50-168

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