Changes in the archive up to November 2018



There are 2 new entries in our History Topics category.

The development of the 'black hole' concept

The Chandrasekhar-Eddington dispute


We have a new article on The International Astronomical Union


We have 15 new biographies of astronomers.
Ambartsumian
Andoyer
Baillaud
Bigourdan
Bradley
Cannon
Celsius
Dingle
Encke
Lacaille
Maunder
Reinhold
Shapley, Harlow
Shapley, Martha
Zwicky

There are 17 new entries in our Additional material category. Each is linked to the entry on the left.

Ambartsumian Trouble at the Pulkovo Observatory
BradleyJames Bradley's 1747 letter read to the Royal Society
BradleyJames Bradley - Miscellaneous works and correspondence
Cannon Annie J Cannon: In the footsteps of Columbus
CannonCannon's Second Catalogue of Variable Stars
DingleReviews of Herbert Dingle's books
EnckeRoyal Astronomical Society's Obituary of Johann Franz Encke
IAU International Astronomical Union - General Assembly
IAU International Astronomical Union - National Members
IAUMessage from the IAU President 2006
IAUPolitical difficulties of the General Secretary
IAUTwo General Assemblies in One Year
MaunderAnnie and Walter Maunder: The heavens and their story
Shapley_Harlow Harlow Shapley: The Cosmic Parade
ZwickyFritz Zwicky: Morphological astronomy
ZwickyReviews of Fritz Zwicky's books
Zwicky Fritz Zwicky: Halley lecture

There are 2 new entries in our Honours and prizes category.
The IMU Leelavati Prize
The Emmy Noether Lecture

Link to earlier changes


Main index Biographies index

JOC/EFR November 2018

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