Item 25085 - PHOTO0000001927

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FR PUNES AG 12-Photo-SC-25085

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PHOTO0000001927

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  • 1962 (Creation)

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1 black-and-white photo print.

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English transcription: Negev Institute for Arid Zone Research. In the early years of its existence, the Institute was assisted by UNESCO and much of its present equipment was provided by the Organisation. Here, heat tests in the physiology section. The subject spends one hour in a tent where artificial desert conditions have been created. Subsequently an electro-cadiogram is taken, the subject is weighed to estimate his weight lose and finally, a lung test is carried out.
French transcription: Institut du Negev pour la recherche dans les zones arides. Cet organisme a été subventionné au début par l'UNESCO qui a ainsi fourni une grande partie de l'équipement. Ici tests de chaleur à la section de physiologie. La personne testée est placée pendant une heure sous une tente où se trouvent recréées artificiellement des conditions semblables à celles du désert. Le sujet subit ensuite un électro-cardiogramme - est pesé afin de savoir combien de poids il a perdu pendant le test - enfin, ses poumons sont vérifiés.
Description: Un homme est allongé dans une sorte de boîte. Huit ampoules sont disposées autour de lui. Il est attaché et son bras est posé sur son ventre, il est enveloppé d'un plastique.
Location: Beersheba.

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UNESCO / Paul Almasy. See Reproduction notice here: Photographic Archives

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  • French

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  • Latin

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PHOTO0000001927

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ENV_00115

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