Notes and Comment

September 1961
New Yorker;9/2/1961, Vol. 37 Issue 29, p17
The article comments on the move of the National Geographic Society and the National Science Foundation to use the miniature radio transmitters in plastic collars attached to grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park. It cites other developments in science including secret satellites orbiting the terrestrial sphere and radiation tabulators. The purpose of the organizations' project is to keep track of the bears. The number of such bears is declining and conservationists want to preserve them.


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