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How We Get Pictures from Space, Revised EditionThe past 25 years of space travel and exploration have generated an unprecedented quantity of data from planetary systems. Data gathered at close range, and from above the distorting effects of Earth's atmosphere, produce images far more detailed than pictures taken by even the largest Earth-bound telescopes. The techniques used to acquire and process these images are discussed briefly.
Document ID
19880001821
Document Type
Other
Authors
Haynes, Robert (NASA Headquarters Washington, DC United States)
Date Acquired
September 5, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1987
Subject Category
EARTH RESOURCES AND REMOTE SENSING
Report/Patent Number
NF-151/7-87-REV
NAS 1.20:151/7-87-REV
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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