New Zealand IGY Antarctic expeditions, Scott Base and Hallett Station
T Hatherton, Author; Department of Scientific & Industrial Research, Other contributor;
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Department of Scientific & Industrial Research, Other contributor
Preface / organisation of new zealand igy antarctic activities / national organisation / antarctic programme / relationships with other organisations / scott base: introduction / scott base 1957 / scott base 1958 / hallett station: introduction / hallett station 1957 / hallett station 1958 / design and construction of the bases: introduction / scott base / hallett station / meteorology - scott base / weather and climate data / hours of bright sunshine / total downward flux of short-wave radiation / radiation balance / air-temperature profiles / geomagnetism - installation of equipment at scott base / installation of equipment at hallett station / absolute magnetic measurements, scott base / absolute magnetic measurements, hallett station / absolute magnetic measurements at field stations / description of absolute magnetic stations / magnetic declination observations in the field / secular changes at stations in the ross dependency / magnetic disturbances / aurorae - scott base visual observations / scott base all-sky camera observations / hallett station visual observations / hallett station all-sky camera observations / hallett station patrol spectograph / frequencies of occurrence / distribution in the sky / colour / diurnal variation of auroral incidence / aurorae and geomagnetic disturbance / position of displays and k-index / aurorae and ionospheric soundings / movement of arcs / hallett station spectograms / vertical ionospheric soundings - instruments / preparations for sounding programme / e region / f region / ionospheric disturbances, oblique echoes and spread / glaciology - movement of the ross ice shelf / the ross ice shelf near scott base / movement of the mcmurdo ice shelf / disposal of the shelf ice near scott base / thinning of the mcmurdo ice shelf / buckling of the ice shelf at scott base / oceanography - seismology / scott base installation / hallett station installation / microseisms / local seismicity / surface waves / gravity - auroral-zone absorption experiment / ground temperatures, scott base / ground resistivity / whistlers, scott base - introduction / equipment / results / references / appendices - new zealand national and inter-departmental committees for igy / personnel at new zealand igy antarctic stations / access to observations of the new zealand igy antarctic expeditions
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