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United States Geological Survey

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

(USGS)

The civilian agency responsible for mapping the United States and for monitoring natural resources. It gathers and analyses data and supplies scientific information and...

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United States Geological Survey

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

(USGS)

The civilian agency responsible for mapping the United States and for monitoring natural resources. It gathers and analyses data and supplies scientific information and...

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United States Geological Survey

E. Julius Dasch.

in A Dictionary of Space Exploration

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 188 words.

An independent US government body concerned with natural resources. Established in 1879, it celebrated its 125th anniversary in 2004

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United States Geological Survey

Edited by Stephen O'Meara and E. Julius Dasch.

in A Dictionary of Space Exploration

P ublished online July 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 180 words.

An independent US government body concerned with the natural hazards that threaten lives and livelihoods; the water, energy, minerals, and other natural resources on which we rely; the...

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USGS

E. Julius Dasch.

in A Dictionary of Space Exploration

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 7 words.

Abbreviation for United States Geological Survey.

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astrogeology

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

The study of geology in the universe, especially the Solar System. Many spacecraft concentrate on the geology of the Earth and other planets, as well as asteroids and comets. The United...

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Anthony Wayne England

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

(1942– )

US astronaut. He flew with the Spacelab 3 (see spacelab) mission launched on the Challenger space shuttle in July 1985. He was involved in operating the Spacelab systems...

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Analysis of mutual events of Galilean satellites observed from VBO during 2014–2015

R. Vasundhara, G. Selvakumar and P. Anbazhagan.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

P ublished online February 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 5455 words.

Abstract

Results of analysis of 23 events of the 2014–2015 mutual event series from the Vainu Bappu Observatory are presented. Our intensity distribution model...

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