The impact of astronomy
Author: Fabian, Andy
Source: Astronomy & Geophysics, Volume 51, Number 3, June 2010 , pp. 3.25-3.30(1)
Abstract:Andy Fabian assesses the variety and scope of the impact astronomy has on science, technology and society – and why it is so hard to measure – in his Presidential Address 2010.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Royal Society Professor of Astronomy at the Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge and was RAS President 2008–2010.
Publication date: June 1, 2010