Letters, Jul. 27, 1959

Point of View


I have just read your excellent article, "Ocean Frontier" [July 6].

It reminds me of a note my brother, Professor N. M. Foote of Baldwin-Wallace College, had on his physics bulletin board when I visited him recently. It said: "The ocean's bottom is just as important as the moon's behind."

(THE REV.) WILLARD G. FOOTE Rock Island, Ill.


TIME'S cover story on oceanography has been received with great pleasure at Woods Hole. Everyone is most pleased, a difficult achievement!


Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Woods Hole, Mass.


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