abbot, charles greeley


abbot, charles greeley

American astrophysicist who, as director of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory in Washington, D.C., for almost four decades, engaged in a career-long campaign to demonstrate that the Sun's energy output varies and has a measurable effect on the Earth's weather.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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