Astronomy

Interviewed by: 
Karl Hufbauer
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 18 April 1978
Location: 
Starnberg, Germany

Background information, early interest in stars; meets Werner Heisenberg in Copenhagen and Berlin, 1927; studies at Universitat Berlin, 1929; Heise

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 22 July 1978
Location: 
Campbell Hall, Berkeley, California

In this interview Harold Weaver discusses topics such as: family background and his childhood; becoming interested in astronomy; visiting Lowell Ob

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 20 July 1977
Location: 
Campbell Hall, Berkeley, California

In this interview Harold Weaver discusses topics such as: family background and his childhood; becoming interested in astronomy; visiting Lowell Ob

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 20 November 1990
Location: 
Belmont, Massachusetts

In this interview, Watson begins with a discussion of his early education and his introduction to science and astronomy, then continues to discuss:

Interviewed by: 
Robert A. McCutcheon
Interview dates: 
December 1987
Location: 
Computer Sciences Corporation, Laurel, Maryland

This interview concerns the life and career of the Soviet astronomist Mitrofan Stepanovich Zherev (b.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Friday, 22 July 1977
Location: 
Vasilevskis' home, Palo Alto, California

General interview dealing with early life in Latvia before World War I; the University of Latvia in Rega; assistant in astronomy at Rega in 1928 an

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 13 July 1977
Location: 
Vasilevskis' home, Palo Alto, California

General interview dealing with early life in Latvia before World War I; the University of Latvia in Rega; assistant in astronomy at Rega in 1928 an

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 9 April 1977
Location: 
Peter Van de Kamp's home, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Recollections of family background and early schooling in Holland; interest in science and influence of C.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Sunday, 18 March 1979
Location: 
Peter Van de Kamp's home, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Recollections of family background and early schooling in Holland; interest in science and influence of C.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 3 August 2005

Van Flandern and Slabinski discuss their work in astronomy, satellite tracking, and involvement in the Moonwatch project of the Smithsonian Astroph

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