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Burnell, Susan Jocelyn Bell, Dame, 1943 (astrophysicist)

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Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

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General editorial correspondence, 1974-1975, 1974 - 1975

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 84/2/13
Scope and Contents General correspondence of the editors of ‘The Observatory’ magazine, mainly with contributors but also with subscribers, printers and banks. Letters are arranged in chronological order. Editors include Derek Jones, Michael Penston and Jocelyn Bell Burnell. Correspondents include:Jan.-June 1974: John Gribbin (‘Nature’; with typed submission), Rev. G.G. Claridge (re. rejected note), D.N. Matheson (University of Kent), J.M. Kenchington (University of Bradford), Wayne Osborn (Instituto...
Dates: 1974 - 1975
Conditions Governing Access: From the Series: The provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 apply to many of these records.
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Papers of 'The Observatory' magazine, 1922 - 1983

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 84
Scope and Contents The collection comprises an incomplete archive of the business papers of ‘The Observatory’ from 1922 to 1983 (mostly covering 1939-1975). The papers are arranged in four series: financial records, general correspondence and business files, reprints files, and miscellaneous print material. The bulk of the collection consists of editorial correspondence with contributing authors, mainly concerning submissions for publication (RGO 83/2) and reprints (RGO 83/3). Some files include...
Dates: 1922 - 1983
Conditions Governing Access: The provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 apply to many of these records.
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Photocopied press cuttings from Nov. 1993 - Mar. 1994 (produced by SERC), 1993-11 - 1994

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 190/25
Scope and Contents Photocopied press cuttings, originally arranged in indexed sets for circulation by SERC (to Mar. 1994 only).Includes cuttings on astronomy in general, science funding and policies, Glaxo pharmaceuticals, the Super-Janet computing network, semi-conductor research, the Large Hadron Collider at CERN, an obituary for Stephen Waley, a doomsday notice issued by Sofia Richmond (Sister Marie Gabriel) predicting the collision of Halley’s Comet with Jupiter by mid-July 1994, the Daresbury...
Dates: 1993-11 - 1994
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Press cuttings, circa 1960s-1970s, 1960 - 1972

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 190/4
Scope and Contents

Includes cuttings on the discovery of quasars and pulsars, the launch of Apollo 16 (1972), the possibility of a future Mars landing and of life on Mars, and the health impact for astronauts landing on the Moon.

Dates: 1960 - 1972
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

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