Background information, early interest in stars; meets Werner Heisenberg in Copenhagen and Berlin, 1927; studies at Universitat Berlin, 1929; Heise
In this interview Harold Weaver discusses topics such as: family background and his childhood; becoming interested in astronomy; visiting Lowell Ob
In this interview, Watson begins with a discussion of his early education and his introduction to science and astronomy, then continues to discuss:
This interview concerns the life and career of the Soviet astronomist Mitrofan Stepanovich Zherev (b.
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
Recollections of family background and early schooling in Holland; interest in science and influence of C.
Van Flandern and Slabinski discuss their work in astronomy, satellite tracking, and involvement in the Moonwatch project of the Smithsonian Astroph