Carlyle Smith Beals

Carlyle Smith Beals

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Carlyle Smith Beals, OC (June 29, 1899 - July 2, 1979) was a Canadian astronomer. Born in Canso, Nova Scotia, Beals worked at the Dominion Astrophysical Observatory, Victoria, BC, until 1946. There, he studied emission lines in the spectra of certain hot stars, and studied gas clouds in the interstellar medium. He also developed astronomical instruments. In 1946, he was made Dominion Astronomer in Ottawa and made a study of meteorite craters in Canada. In March, 1951 he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of London.
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  • Paperback | 52 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 91g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136781190
  • 9786136781198