The first magnetic chart
Abstract:Almost 300 years to the day since Edmond Halley’s first magnetic chart, the RAS held a Discussion Meeting to commemorate this achievement and to consider Halley’s work in navigation and geophysics. David Barraclough and Toby Clark report on the “300th anniversary of the first magnetic chart: Edmond Halley’s work in geophysics and navigation”.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: February 1, 2001