National Geographic : 1968 Jun
Atlantic BY NASAFROMATS-111SATELLITE;KODACHROMEBY ADAMWOOLFITTC1N.S. Eying earth from 22,300 miles, a U. S. satellite made this TV-transmitted photograph of almost the entire Atlantic Ocean, all of South America (cen ter), and parts of North America, Greenland, Europe, and Africa. Renowned panoramist Heinrich C. Berann (right) studies a trans parent chart of the South Atlantic. Dr. Bruce C. Heezen (left) and Miss Marie Tharp of Columbia University's Lamont Geological Observatory produced the de tailed physiographic diagram. Teamed with Dr. Heezen by the National Geographic Society, Mr. Berann painted the masterful view of the Atlantic Ocean Floor supplementing this issue. The two men collaborated on the Indian Ocean Floor painting in the Oc tober, 1967, GEOGRAPHIC, which won acclaim from geographers.