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Providing U. S. scientists with Soviet scientific information.

National Science Foundation (U.S.)

Providing U. S. scientists with Soviet scientific information.

by National Science Foundation (U.S.)

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Published in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Science -- Soviet Union -- Information services.,
    • Russian literature -- Information services.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ7407.R9 U5 1959
      The Physical Object
      Pagination36 p.
      Number of Pages36
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5815964M
      LC Control Number60064536
      OCLC/WorldCa14622505

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Inresponding to an urgent appeal two years earlier from Bertrand Russell and Albert Einstein, scientists from many countries (including the United States and the Soviet Union) who had developed nuclear weapons met in Pugwash, Nova Scotia, where they called for measures and further discussion on “nuclear energy hazards in war and peace, problems.

Science and technology in the Soviet Union served as an important part of national politics, practices, and the time of Lenin until the dissolution of the USSR in the early s, both science and technology were intimately linked to the ideology and practical functioning of the Soviet state, and were pursued along paths both similar and distinct from models in other.

4 SCIENTISTS, ENGINEERS, AND TRACK-TWO DIPLOMACY â ¢ early U.S. efforts to foster greater reliance on direct scientific con- tacts endorsed by the academies rather than on contacts brokered by the academies â ¢ Soviet pressures to shift from an initial preoccupation with research in fundamental science to greater emphasis on industrial.

Techno-Diplomacy: Us-Soviet Confrontations in Science and Technology Glenn Schweitzer, Author, G. Schweitzer, Author Plenum Publishing Corporation $ (p) ISBN More By. Pages in category "Soviet scientists" The following pages are in this category, out of total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). The Soviet scientists, who arrived in Washington on Tuesday, brought with them about one ton of seismological equipment that will be set up for about a month near Deep Springs, Calif., about   When the CIA was formed ingathering of scientific intelligence naturally fell under its purview.

But the agency largely failed in its first halting attempts at scientific sleuthing, and the U.S. government embraced a new approach: beginning in the State Department would glean what information it could from American scientists traveling abroad and from a.

@article{osti_, title = {Soviet scientists speak out}, author = {Holloway, D}, abstractNote = {In this article, Russian bomb designers answer the KGB's claim that espionage, not science, produced the Soviet bomb. Yuli Khariton and Yuri Smirnov wholly reject the argument that Soviet scientists can claim little credit for the first Soviet bomb.

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Science as a Cold War Propaganda Tool. Republish “U.S. scientists in the s confronted the problem of Soviet scientists’ freedoms, and scientific freedom, with a deeper political sophistication than they had two decades earlier,” says Wolfe.

That sophistication, along with a renewed official emphasis on human rights under the. The period from the s to the s was a golden age for Soviet science. Yet the field has been in decline ever physicists. "Holloway's Stalin and the Bomb is an outstanding new exposition of Soviet scientific progress during the difficult years of Stalin's growing paranoia.

He has fully exploited the new information which has recently become available with the opening of formerly highly classified Soviet archives. The story of science in the Soviet Union is one filled with contradictions, achievements and tragedies. Here was a country that, at one point, had the world’s largest scientific s: Soviet Scientists and the State examines the constraints place upon the natural scientist in the Soviet Union.

The book brings into sharp relief the social and economic consequences arising from the highly centralized character of Communist Party rule. The Cold and the Dark is the record of the Conference on the Long-Term Worldwide Biological Consequences of Nuclear War, held in Washington, D.C., on October 31 to November 1, The conference involved over scientists from many nations and drew together the best available scientific by: Deeply researched and written with a sense of burning importance, Ings’ book ranges widely from politics to philosophy, from economics to biography to recount the monumental successes of Russian scientists and the Soviet State’s Mephistophelean embrace of the scientific community/5(27).

U.S. and Soviet scientists worked together throughout the Cold War, but now, because of Crimea, those ties are being cut A replica of Sputnik 1 at the National Air and Space Museum.

(NSSDC / NASA Author: Colin Schultz. The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), was a federal socialist state in Northern Eurasia that existed from to and was the largest country in the world.

Nominally a union of multiple national Soviet republics, in practice its government and economy were highly was a one-party state governed by the Communist Party, with Capital and largest city: Moscow. During the fall of the Soviet Union, U.S. and Russian scientists and engineers joined together over a year period to prevent nuclear materials and secrets from getting into the wrong hands.

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