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Page 14 - ... Center's studies in this area, which would parallel continuing development of Apollo-Saturn and Apollo Applications programs at MSFC and MSC. John G. Shinkle succeeded Claybourne as Deputy Director for Plans, Programs, and Resources. Spaceport News, Vol. 5, 6 January 1966, pp. 2-3. * In a letter to the Associate Administrators for Manned Space Flight, Space Science and Applications, and Advanced Research and Technology, NASA Deputy Administrator Robert C. Seamans, Jr., queried them on several...
Page 270 - Government is doing something else, and it illustrates unhappily to us in this case, the force of the injunction not to let the left hand know what the right hand is doing, which does not work so well all of the time in governmental affairs.
Page 69 - He who makes two blades of grass grow where one grew before is the benefactor of mankind ; but he who obscurely worked to find the laws of such growth is the intellectual superior as well as the greater benefactor of the two.
Page 211 - Humanities (hereinafter established), is authorized to — (1) develop and encourage the pursuit of a national policy for the promotion of progress and scholarship in the humanities...
Page 398 - The most effective utilization of the scientific and engineering resources of the United States, with close cooperation among all interested agencies of the United States in order to avoid unnecessary duplication of effort, facilities, and equipment...
Page 32 - Chairman of both the President's Science Advisory Committee and the Federal Council for Science and Technology, mentioned below.
Page 5 - Health, the Department of Defense, the Atomic Energy Commission, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration are major sources of the help he receives from the Government.
Page 353 - They operate apart from the universities' regular departmental structures and they contribute in varying degrees to the main research and educational functions of the institutions that manage them.
Page 370 - ... with their peers. In accord with our policy of concentrating the efforts of our scientists on research, we immediately formed a closely associated fundamental development group to acquire that body of technological knowledge essential to the development and design of transistors for the many specific communications applications that would certainly follow. They have interested themselves in such problems as the factors controlling the bandwidth of amplification ; the noise figure ; the amount...

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