Oral history of British science
King-Hele, Desmond (Part 9 of 21). An Oral History of British Science.
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King-Hele, Desmond, 1927- (speaker, male)
Merchant, Paul (speaker, male)
Part 9: [DKH reads from prepared written account] The Duke of Edinburgh’s Lecture to Royal Institute of Navigation, 1963 on ‘The Shape of the Earth’, writing of ‘The Essential Writings of Erasmus Darwin’, new method of studying shape of the Earth using satellite ‘resonance’ in 1970s and 1980s, satellite observations supplied by Dr Roger Easton, US Naval Research Laboratories, Washington.
Life story interview with physicist Dr Desmond King-Hele