TITLE

Summer sun sends Pisa round the bend

AUTHOR(S)
Geake, E.
PUB. DATE
April 1992
SOURCE
New Scientist;4/18/92, Vol. 134 Issue 1817, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals that Pisa's famous tower is being adversely affected by the sun. Effect of sun on stonework; Commission is trying to preserve the tower and reduce its tilt by about ten percent; Why the tower tilted early; Each attempt to stop it from leaning has made the situation worse.
ACCESSION #
9205110073

 

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