Portrait of Earth

Synopsis
A study of satellites from Echo and Early Bird through ERTS, Navsats, Weather Sats to Landsat and Satellite Business Systems. Shows the effort put into the weather study of the earth and ends with a review of the foundations of Landsat.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. sd. col. 28 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1980
Availability
OUT OF DISTRIBUTION
Uses
First or second-year courses for social scientists, economists etc., concerned with technological development; also of interest to sixth-form courses.*
Keywords
meteorology; remote sensing by satellite

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Production Company

Name

NASA

Web
http://www.nasa.gov/ External site opens in new window
Notes
use for National Aeronautics & Space Administration

Distributor

Name

British Interplanetary Society

Email
mail@bis-spaceflight.com
Web
http://www.bis-spaceflight.com/salesB.htm External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7735 3160
Address
27-29 South Lambeth Road
London
SW8 1SZ

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