Beyond the Atmosphere: Early Years of Space Science
The Scope of Space Science
I am the owner of the sphere,
Of the seven stars and the solar year,
Of Caesar's hand, and Plato's brain,
Of Lord Christ's heart, and Shakespeare's strain.
Ralph Waldo Emerson, "The Absorbing Soul"
NASA International Program
Cooperation with Western Countries
The Soviet Union
SPACE SCIENCE AND PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS
CONTINUING HARVEST: THE BROADENING FIELD OF SPACE SCIENCE
Space Science as Integrating Force
Exploration of the Solar System
Investigation of the Universe