Jastrow, Robert

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JASTROW, Robert. American, b. 1925. Genres: Air/Space topics, Astronomy, Earth sciences. Career: Columbia University, NYC, adjunct professor of astronomy and geology, 1961-81; Goddard Institute for Space Studies, NASA, director, 1961-81; Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, adjunct professor of earth sciences, 1973-93; Mount Wilson Institute, Pasadena, CA, director. Publications: Red Giants and White Dwarfs: The Evolution of Stars, Planets and Life, 1967, 1969; (with M. Thompson) Astronomy: Fundamentals and Frontiers, 1972; Until the Sun Dies, 1977; God and the Astronomers, 1978; The Enchanted Loom: Mind in the Universe, 1981; How to Make Nuclear Weapons Obsolete, 1985; Journey to the Stars, 1989. EDITOR: Exploration of Space, 1960; (with A.G.W. Cameron) Origin of the Solar System, 1963; (with S.I. Rasool) The Venus Atmosphere, 1969. Address: 106 Central Park S #24-C, New York, NY 10019, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]