Robert Hanbury Brown
(31 Aug 1916 - 16 Jan 2002)
Science Quotes by Robert Hanbury Brown (1 quote)
I never got tired of watching the radar echo from an aircraft as it first appeared as a tiny blip in the noise on the cathode-ray tube, and then grew slowly into a big deflection as the aircraft came nearer. This strange new power to “see” things at great distances, through clouds or darkness, was a magical extension of our senses. It gave me the same thrill that I felt in the early days of radio when I first heard a voice coming out of a horn...
— Robert Hanbury Brown