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Radio-Transmission of Cosmic Ray Data from the Stratosphere



ON April 1, 1935, an apparatus recording cosmic rays by the coincidence method and transmitting the signals by Moltchanoff's radio method, ascended to the stratosphere from the Institute of Aerology at Slootsk (25 km. from Leningrad). The construction of the apparatus and observations with it obtained in an aeroplane flight have already been described1.

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