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Arago Geophysicist and Meteorologist

  • James Lequeux
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Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 421)

Abstract

A polar aurora. Wikimedia Commons, US Air Force Zarex

Keywords

Solar Activity Diurnal Variation Trade Wind Magnetic Observatory Terrestrial Magnetism 
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References

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Authors and Affiliations

  • James Lequeux
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  1. 1.Paris ObservatoryParisFrance

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