Family background and early interest in astronomy (Elis Stromgren).
Growing up during World War II; early interest in astronomy; undergraduate studies in Groningen, Holland.
Early years in Holland and attraction to astronomy; education at Groningen (1946-1949) and at Leiden under Oort (1949-1956); life at Hale Observato
Biographical profile of astronomer Brian Marsden, emphasizing his career at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory.
This interview discusses John Huchra's childhood interest in science and early reading in science; education at Massachusetts Institute of Technolo
After surveying Martin Harwit's family background and early education, the interview concentrates on: his graduate education at Massachusetts Insti